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c/o Harden for 4th District Councilman
608 Bruce Avenue
Stratford, CT 06615
David Harden Jr. is a long term resident of Stratford CT, the only boy out of 4 four children, graduated from Stratford high school in 1995. Attending Housatonic Community College early childhood program 1997- 1999. Mr. Harden is employed by a Bridgeport hospital were he works in the emergency room were he has been employed for the past 13 years.
Harden is no stranger to the Stratford Community, from Stratford Pop Warner football to Juliano"s Pizza, he has devoted himself to improving the quality of life for all residents of Stratford. David joined the Stratford EMS explorer post at the age of 16 where he went onto become an E.M.T in 2003. Mr. Harden was promoted to a supervisor position which he held until 2013 wining the home town hero award featured on channel 12 and channel 8 news. He also has received several awards for his standing service within the community, and the treatment of ill or inured patients.
In addition to volunteering with Stratford EMS for 19 years, Mr. Harden held a job with Stratford police department within the traffic division as a garage attendant for several years; and with town of Fairfield as ECC worker with Fairfield Police Department. He is a public notary and a CPR instructor for the American Red Cross and the American Heart Association and a member in good standing with the Bridgeport NAACP.
David has deep spiritual roots leading him to received his minister license from the COGIC under the direction of the Late Rev. Rubye Kinlow McNeil of the All Souls Prayer Chapel located in Old Saybrook CT who was also his grandmother; a renowned Stratford English school teacher retired after 32 years.
David is the father of one daughter Hayley Harden and a step daughter Julia Toro, and the husband of Indiana Harden. He is known for his smile and his compassion, optimistic demeanor, family, and his magnetic charisma and dedication.