Commission Members

Members Party Term Expires
Matthew Bloom R 1-1-2023
Eric Dillner U 1-1-2023
Ryan Duques R 1-1-2025
Anne Foley D 1-1-2025
Mark Steffen U 1-1-2023
Jonathan Stein, Chair D 1-1-2025

Sheri Cote, Economic Development Director
Email  Phone: (203) 245-5630

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Commission Member Biographies

RYAN A. DUQUES - Chairman
Ryan A. Duques, a fourth generation resident of Madison is a principal of WD Enterprises, Inc., an entrepreneurial company working on start-up enterprises in various industries. He is also a founder of, an online education company. Duques was co-founder and co-publisher of Shore Publishing, LLC, a newspaper publishing. He is the author of "37 Days to Launch", the true story about one of his startup companies. Duques serves as trustee for the E.C. Scranton Memorial Library in Madison; is vice president and treasurer for Vista Vocational, Inc.; and is a commissioner for the Town of Madison's Economic Development Commission. He is the past president of the Madison Chamber of Commerce. Duques is a graduate of the Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, where he earned his B.A. in Operations Management.
ANNE FOLEY - Vice Chair
Anne Foley happily relocated her family to Madison from Westchester County, NY in 1993, lured by its setting on Long Island Sound, the excellent school system, and the pleasant quality of life. For seventeen years she has worked as a realtor, with a special interest in commercial real estate. She is presently associated with Page Taft Real Living in its Madison office. Anne is a landscape photographer, inspired by the beauty of the Connecticut Shoreline, and has shown her work in local galleries. She has served on the Board of Assessment Appeals, the Boards of the Deacon John Grave Foundation and The Madison Foundation, is a volunteer with Neighbor to Neighbor, and is a commissioner on the Madison Economic Development Commission. Anne is a graduate of the University of Maryland with a degree in Government and Politics.