About Gale Mastrofrancesco

Gale Mastrofrancesco is a Republican and was elected to the Connecticut General Assembly in 2018 to represent Connecticut’s 80th House Assembly District of Wolcott and a part of Southington. She is the House Ranking Member of the Government Administration and Elections committee and has been a staunch fighter in preserving and protecting the integrity of our elections.  Gale also serves on the Human Services and Children’s Committees and has also served on the Finance Committee and Appropriations Committee.  She is also a member of the CT General Assembly Conservative Caucus. As State Representative her priorities have been dedicated to the principles of limited government, economic freedom, and individual liberty.

She has received the Outstanding Leadership Award from the CT Home Care Association and has been recognized at CPAC by The American Conservative Union Foundation for her commitment to America’s core principles as written in our Constitution and has received the Award for Conservative Excellence.

Gale also served on the Wolcott Town Council for 10 years until being elected to the State House of Representatives. During her tenure on the Wolcott Town Council, she held the role of Vice-Chairwoman for 8 years, chaired the towns negotiations committee, and served on the finance committee.

Gale is the daughter of the late Charles and Marie Lanza and was raised in Waterbury, Connecticut along with her 5 brothers and sisters. Gale’s parents raised their family with traditional values, instilling in their children the importance of working hard, living with integrity and doing everything with unwavering determination. She maintains that those values have served her well over the years, saying “Without values, we have no purpose. Values give our lives meaning.”

She has been married to her husband Angelo Mastrofrancesco for 40 years and in 1996 they moved to Wolcott to raise their two children. She was employed by AT&T Advertising for 18 years and held the positions of sales representative, sales trainer, and a sales manager. She also worked for Benchmark Senior Living at The Village at Kensington Place in Meriden as Director of Community Relations. Aside from her role as State Representative Gale is owner and editor of Wolcott Community News, a local community newspaper she acquired in 2019.