Richard "Rippy" Serra - Town Council
Rippy Serra is a respected leader who believes in team building, and that service to others is an important aspect of life. It’s why he’s previously served a two-year term on the Charlestown Town Council, and on the Parks and Recreation committee, and the Ninigret Park Subcommittee.
He is an entrepreneur who has grown Rippy's Liquor & Marketplace from a humble beginning of 3 employees to more than 30 employees over the course of 40 years.
A long-time member of the Charlestown Chamber of Commerce, he has served as its Vice President, worked on the Charlestown Seafood Festival, and worked as Co-Chair to bring the Big Apple Circus to Charlestown.
Rippy and his wife Cammi have raised 4 adult children and enjoy spending time with their 2 grandchildren.