As the Communications Director, Lena is responsible for planning and executing the office's public communications goals in all areas of its work. She manages press inquiries, digital content, social media, and public relations material produced by the office. Lena also serves as liaison to Jamaica Plain and point person for legislative and constituent work in Animal Rights, Consumer Protection, Municipalities and Regional Government, Professional Licensure, and Veteran/Federal Affairs.
Lena is originally from Washington, D.C. and is a graduate of Wellesley College. Prior to joining the office, she worked at the nonprofit Citizens for Juvenile Justice, which focuses on juvenile justice public policy in Massachusetts.