Ø Started as a Correction Officer at MCI-Cedar-Junction.
Ø Worked as a Correction Officer II (Sergeant) at MCI-Norfolk and LSH.
Ø Presently a Correction Officer III (Lieutenant) at Baystate Correctional Center.
Ø Served on the Tactical Response Team.
Ø Masters Degree-Criminal Justice.
Ø Bachelors Degree-Criminal Justice.
Ø Past candidate for the State Board of Retirement. I ran in an effort to aid Correction officers with the many retirement issues we had at the time. I was proud to have received hundreds of votes from active and retired members of The Massachusetts Correction Officers Federated Union (M.C.O.F.U.).
Ø In 2000 I was elected to a three-year term as a Town Meeting Representative. Town Meeting Representatives are the legislative and policy making body of town government. Duties include raising and appropriating funds and to administer town operations. I was always available to anyone in my Precinct with a problem, question, comment or idea.
Ø Former Teamster.
Ø I come from a family of union workers, union activists and elected public officials.