Neighborhood Liaison: Jamaica Plain, Hyde Park, Roslindale


Email: ethan.smith@masenate.gov

Ethan Smith

Legislative Aide

As Senior Policy Advisor, Ethan is the neighborhood liaison for Jamaica Plain and is responsible for legislative and constituent work regarding the following issue areas: Persons with Disabilities; K-12 Education; Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy; Financial Services; Health Care Financing; LGBTQ Issues; Revenue; Telecommunications, Utilities, and Energy; and Transportation. Ethan is also responsible for legislative work specific to the Joint Committee on Cannabis Policy, for which Senator Chang-Díaz serves as the Chair.

Ethan holds a Bachelor's in Music Business Management & Marketing from Berklee College of Music and a Master's in Education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Prior to working in this role, Ethan worked in Public Affairs at GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) and as a Spoken-Word Poetry Teacher for 826 Boston. Ethan is originally from Washington State and plays the saxophone.

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