Senior Staff Writer
Marianne Sullivan has lived in the shoreline area for more than 35 years. She holds a degree in journalism and began her career as a suburban reporter for The New Haven Register covering the towns of Chester, Deep River and Essex. Over the next 14 years she worked as a reporter, bureau chief, suburban editor, and assistant managing editor. She changed careers, working in corporate communications, marketing, and public relations. Her knowledge of local government includes years of service on the boards of finance and selectmen in Guilford. She managed a number of state political campaigns. Marianne returned to reporting several years ago with Shore Publishing LLC.