Joan A. Lewis

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Joan A. Lewis
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Connecticut House of Representatives District 8
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Estate Planning Paralegal
Joan A. Lewis was a Democratic member of the Connecticut House of Representatives, representing the 8th District from 2003 to 2011. She served as Assistant Majority Whip in her final term, and is also a former Assistant Majority Leader.

She works as an Estate Planning Paralegal, Kahan, Kerensky, and Cupossela.

Lewis is a member of the Coventry Democratic Town Committee, Coventry Historical Society, Co-President/Founder of the Coventry Scholarship Foundation Trust, member of the Coventry School Readiness Council, on the Board of Corporators of Rockville Bank, and a member of Women in Government.[1]

Committee assignments



See also: Connecticut House of Representatives elections, 2010

Lewis ran for re-election to the 8th District seat in 2010. She was defeated by Timothy J. Ackert (R) in the November 2 general election.


In 2008, Lewis won re-election to the Connecticut House of Representatives from Connecticut's 8th District, defeating Timothy Ackert (R). Lewis received 6,679 votes in the election while Ackert received 5,845 votes.[2] Lewis raised $29,850 for her campaign; Ackert raised $29,424.[3]

Connecticut House of Representatives, District 8
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Joan A. Lewis (D and WF) 6,679
Timothy Ackert (R) 5,845

Campaign donors

Listed below is the largest contributor to Joan A. Lewis' 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Public Fund $23,241

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Political offices
Preceded by
Connecticut State House District 8
Succeeded by
Timothy J. Ackert