Appointed by House Majority Leader Denise Merrill in 2010, Commissioner Moran is a retired CCSU political science professor, having taught courses in government, law and women’s studies, as well as directing the University’s government internship program and serving as pre-law advisor. She founded and directed CCSU’s Center for Social Research, served on multiple campus committees, and received the University’s Distinguished Service Award in 1998. Her prior government service includes membership on the State Employees Retirement Commission and the State Board of Labor Relations. Currently she is a member of the Mansfield Town Council.