Sean Sullivan

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Sean Sullivan
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Candidate for
Connecticut State Senate, District 19
Bachelor'sUnited States Naval Academy
Master'sNational Security Affairs
J.D.University of Connecticut
Military service
Service/branchU.S Navy, Commanding officer
Years of service1996
Service branchU.S. Navy, Base commanding officer
Years of service2004-2006
BirthdayNovember 30, 1958
Place of birthBridgeport, Connecticut
Campaign website
Sean Sullivan (b. November 30, 1958) was a Republican candidate for District 19 of the Connecticut State Senate. The primary election was on August 10, 2010, and the general election was on November 2, 2010.


Sullivan earned his bachelor's degree from the United States Naval Academy in 1980. He earned an M.A. from National Security Affairs in 2002 and a J.D. from the University of Connecticut in 2006. Sullivan's professional experience includes working as an attorney with Brown Jacobson P.C. He also served as a commanding officer on the U.S.S. Jefferson City in the United States Navy in 1996 and as a base commanding officer with the United States Navy from 2004 to 2006.[1]



See also: Connecticut State Senate elections, 2010

Sullivan was uncontested in the August 10 primary. He was defeated by incumbent Democrat Edith Prague in the November 2 general election.[2][3]


Sullivan and his wife, Sharon, have four children. They reside in Ledyard, Connecticut. Sullivan has served on a number of organizations, including as a board member on the Ledyard Rotary Club and with the Ledyard Board of Education. He also served on the board of directors with the Ladyard Education Advancement Foundation and with the Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Maryland.[1]

External links


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Project Vote Smart," "Sean Sullivan's Biography," accessed October 11, 2013
  2. [ "Connecticut Secretary of State," "2010 General Election Results," accessed October 11, 2013
  3. [ "Connecticut Secretary of State," "2010 Primary Election Results," accessed October 11, 2013