Thomas Clynch

MPA Fellows, Class of 2022

Executive Director, Civic Mind


TJ founded Civic Mind in 2011 as the political and economic climate of the “Great Recession” created a market in demand of private development through community organization, creativity and collaboration. His blend of social entrepreneurship and public interest advocacy has made him a recognized leader in community wealth building, social equity and economic justice in Connecticut.

He currently serves on the Board of the Connecticut Sustainable Business Council and as a Public Policy Fellow at the State of Connecticut’s Commission on Women, Children, Seniors, Equity & Opportunity.

Thomas Clynch
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