First Selectman's Office
I consider it an honor to serve as Suffield's First Selectman. My door is always open - stop by so that we can continue to work together to make our town a wonderful place to live, grow and always call home.
Melissa M. Mack, Suffield First Selectman
First Selectman Powers & Duties
The First Selectman is a salaried official elected specifically to that position, who oversees the day to day operation of the Town. Section 502 of the Town Charter states the First Selectman is the full-time, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Administrative officer of the Town. Said First Selectman is a full voting and participating member of the Board of Selectmen and presides when present at meetings of said board. The First Selectman is an ex-officio member of all other town boards, commissions, and agencies.
- Official Head of Town
- Administrative & Personnel Policies
- Care, Maintenance & Operation of Buildings & Property
- Contracts & Agreements
- Administration of Town
- Executive Authority