Biography

Phil Young is the state representative for Stratford’s 120th District.

While serving on the Stratford Town Council, Phil served as Majority Leader and was a consistent advocate for fiscal responsibility.

Phil is a past director of the Connecticut Citizen’s Action Group, working on consumer and environmental issues. He was also a director in the Storrs based CT Public Interest Research Group.

In order to right a wrong, Phil sued Stratford's Mayor, and won, causing the town-wide vote on the Water Pollution Control plant issue.

Born in Cleveland, Ohio, Phil has lived in Connecticut for 37 years. He has been a member of the Stratford Democratic Town Committee, and is a proud Stratford resident with his wife Jen. Phil is a career chef, well known for his cooking and business management of the Bridge House in Devon.