State Rep. District 4 (Lynd., Wilton, 2 other towns) – 2 seats

?The Telegraph invited candidates for Executive Council, NH Senate and NH House of Representatives in districts that include Greater Nashua to fill out a short form. Here are the responses we have received from candidates for this office:?

CAROL ROBERTS (D)

Age: 71

Address: 31 Curtis Farm Road, Wilton

Contact: 654-6922

Years of residence: 21

Family: My life partner and I have 5 children between us and 9 grandchildren.

Education: AAS, Nashua Vo-Tech., Nashua, NH 1987. Bachelor of Science – Business Management, Lesley University, Cambridge, MA. 1990. Master of Library Science, Simmons College, Boston, MA 1997.

Occupation: Semi-retired and owner/principle of Interim Library Management and Consultin, Wilton.

Political history: Wilton Zoning Board of Adjustment, 1995 – present.

Affiliations: N/A

Please list what you consider the three most important issues that will be facing this office in the coming term, and give your position on each, in a single sentence each.

Health care: Our state’s health care Marketplace has enrolled over 40,000 residents since ACA was passed last year.

Employee training: NH businesses partnering with NHDES have created programs such as Pathway to Work to help residents retrain and get back to work.

Digital divide: This seemingly old term accurately describes the problem many of our citizens face when trying to return to work or to move into a new role.