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Toni E. Walker, State Representative

Representative Walker is a social activist and advocate for youth, education and human rights. She serves as Chairman to the Human Services Committee and participates in several legislative bodies. Toni Walker created and chaired both the Juvenile Jurisdiction Planning and Implementation Committee and the Juvenile Jurisdiction Policy and Operation Coordinating Council.

Representative Walker committed herself to juvenile reform in Connecticut beginning with raising the age of juvenile jurisdiction. She introduced and championed legislation that allow 16 and 17 year olds to be juveniles in the eyes of the CT. Court systems. She has been honored with several awards and has been recognized for her exemplary work through the state of CT.