McLachlan, Michael A. was born on May 18, 1958 in Danbury, Connecticut, United States.
Attended, Western Connecticut State College.
Former chairman Danbury Republican. Campaign manager & advisor to many representative officials. Former chairman Special Olympics World Games Host Town.
Vice president First Union National Bank. Chief of staff Danbury, since 2001. Member Connecticut Republican State Central Committee, since 2005.
Member District 24 Connecticut State Senate, since 2008, ranking member government administration and elections committee, member finance, revenue and bonding committee, judiciary committee, legislation management committee, transportation committee, minority whip. Director Economic Development Danbury, since 2009.