Rebimbas, Rosa C.

District towns: Naugatuck

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Election history: Rebimbas won a special election by 78 votes on March 2, 2009 to succeed Republican Kevin M. DelGobbo, who resigned to take a seat on the Department of Public Utilities Control.

2009 special election

Rose C. Rebimbas (R) 1,043 52 percent
Kevin H. McSherry (D) 965 48 percent

Background: She is the president of Habitat for Humanity, Greater Waterbury. She formerly servied on the Naugatuck Finance Board and Water Pollution Board.

Committees: Appropriations, Energy and Technology, Public Safety

Education: B.A., Fairfield University; J.D., University of Utah’s S.J. Quiney College of Law

Occupation: Lawyer, private practice.

2008 Financial Disclosure: Rebimbas reported outside income from her law practice. Her husband, Ever Linares, is employed by The Apt Foundation, a non-profit provider of substance abuse programs.

A note on financial disclosure: Every spring, officials are required to disclose the ownership of real estate, the source of any income exceeding $1,000 in the previous calendar year and securities worth more than $5,000.