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Meet the Staff

Matthew Hartman
Chief of Staff

Matt joined Senator Jehlen’s staff in January of 2016 as Chief of Staff, having previously worked for Senator Ken Donnelly of Arlington. A former long-term resident of Somerville with continuing ties to the community, Matt has participated in many local civic activities. He oversees the day-to-day operations of Sen. Jehlen’s office...

Victoria Halal
Senior Policy Director, Elder Affairs and Education

As Senior Policy Director for Elder Affairs and Education, Vicki assists Senator Jehlen with managing legislation that comes before the Joint Committee on Elder Affairs and  the Joint Committee on Education. Additionally, she works on informational events in the district related to these policy areas, meets with constituents and advocates...

Tara Smith
Communications Director

Tara Smith began working as Senator Jehlen’s Communications Director in March 2015. Tara grew up in New York and worked at ION Media Networks in New York City prior to coming to the State House. She attended the University of...

Zoe Iacovino
Constituent Services Director

Zoe started as Senator Jehlen’s Constituent Services Director in June 2017. Born and raised in Somerville, Zoe is excited to be serving the community she grew up in. She is a graduate of Somerville High and Wellesley College, where she earned a BA in Political Science. During her time in college, she spent two of her summers working on...