Maryam Khan was elected during a 2022 special election in March to represent the 5th District, serving Hartford and Windsor and is the first Muslim member of the Connecticut House, a historic triumph. In November 2022, she was re-elected to serve her first full legislative term which now includes South Windsor. For the 2023 legislative session, she was appointed Vice Chair of the Housing Committee and a member of the of the Aging, Education, and Judiciary Committees.
As Vice President of the Windsor Board of Ed, Maryam fought for access to quality education, funding community infrastructure, and inclusion in decision-making. Her experience opened her eyes to the vast disparities our communities face, inspiring her to lead the fight for change. She is committed and ready to take her advocacy to the next level as your State Representative and bring your voice to the state Capitol.
Maryam lives in Windsor with her husband and three children.