Elected and Appointed Offices 

  • 4 Term member and 3 time Chair of the Select Board
  • Represents Needham at the Metropolitan Area Planning Commission (MAPC)
    • Elected member of the Executive Committee of the MAPC
  • Represents the MAPC as a member of the MWRA Advisory Board, which effectively gives Needham two representatives who serve on that body
    • Member of the Executive Committee of the MWRA Advisory Board
  • Member of the N Squared Economic Development District Steering Committee. See:  http://www.n2innovationdistrict.com/about/steering-committee
  • Member and past Chair of the Needham Planning Board for almost 13 years
  • Town Meeting Member since 1995
  • Member of the Downtown Design Partnership , which developed design standards for the Downtown in 1995 and still in use.
  • Member of the Council of Economic Advisors (previously Economic Advisory Council), which advises the Board of Selectmen on economic development in the Town’s business districts
  • Past Member, Future Search Committee for the Needham Schools
  • Member of the Senior Center Site Selection Committee