Meet the Staff

0049.jpgJoe Zarrella
Chief of Staff
Joe Zarrella has been a with the Fattman office since January 2011 where he began as an intern during his sophomore year at Bridgewater State University studying political science.  While interning, Joe also served on his hometown’s school committee at the age of 19.  During his tenure with the Fattman office, Joe worked in the House of Representatives as a legislative aide prior to becoming Chief of Staff. His areas of policy interests include public health and education.  
Keath Christensen
Deputy Chief of Staff and Legislative Director
Keath serves as our Deputy Chief of Staff and Legislative Director. He previously worked as the Field Director for Senator Fattman’s campaign for state Senate in 2014. A native Milfordian, he received a dual degree in political science and justice studies from the University of New Hampshire. Keath fully understands the complexities of the legislative process and possesses an in-depth knowledge of how public policy is shaped on the state and local level.
Mark Reil 
Constituent Services and District Director
Mark Reil currently works as our District and Constituent Services Director. Mark serves as a Selectman in Mendon and was previously the Assistant Operations Manager at Southwick’s Zoo. Mark understands the importance of local and state government working for people and works hard to assist constituents with issues they may be experiencing.   

0001.jpgTyler Spencer 
Legislative Intern
Tyler Spencer is currently a part-time student at Framingham State University and a legislative intern for Senator Fattman. In the office, he assists with constituent case work and district operations. At school, he studies Political Science with a focus in American politics. After he finishes his B.A., he hopes to obtain a master’s in public administration or a law degree.
Previously, Tyler worked on the Kelly Ayotte campaign for the NH Senate as a field representative. Traveling all across the southern half of NH, he listened to the concerns of thousands of voters in this past election. He looks forward to listening and helping the people of the Worcester Norfolk Senate district.  
Jessica Roey 
Communications Aide
Jessica Roey is a senior at Boston University and is graduating this May. At school, she is studying public relations and political science, her major and minor respectively. Jessica is working as a Communications Aide for Senator Fattman and assists with strengthening his communications front and online presence. 
Jessica has had 2 years of PR experience prior to joining Senator Fattman’s office and has worked in numerous private sector PR and government relations firms located in Washington, DC, Ireland, and Boston. She most recently interned at APCO Worldwide’s headquarters in DC and was able to contribute by drafting speeches for the chairwoman and assisting in data analysis for high profile clients. 


Joanna Tulman
Legislative Aide
Joanna Tulman is a senior at Boston University studying International Relations in the Pardee School of Global Studies.  Joanna works as a Legislative Aide for Senator Fattman, handling constituent work and attending hearings and legislative sessions in the State House. Joanna has had experience in government, interning previously at the Nassau County District Attorney’s Office on Long Island, New York. She has most recently worked for The David Project, an organization committed to Israel advocacy on college campuses. After she finishes her B.A., she hopes to attend law school or graduate school for American History. She has a deep respect for the historic Commonwealth of Massachusetts and looks forward to engaging with more constituents. 

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  • published this page in About 2017-01-05 14:27:45 -0500