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2/28/2020 Rep. Cassar appointed to Health, Education and Welfare Committee
STATE HOUSE – Rep. Liana Cassar was appointed to the House Health, Education and Welfare Committee this week by House Speaker Nicholas A. Mattiello.

Representative Cassar (D-Dist. 66, Barrington, East Providence), who also serves on the House Committee on Small Business, said she is eager to get to work on the many issues before the committee. The Health, Education and Welfare Committee considers matters relating to the health care system, public education, human services and children and families. 

 “I’m glad to be able to serve on the Health, Education and Welfare Committee. I’ve dedicated much of my career to working on issues that impact public health and wellness. I’m excited to have this opportunity to put my experience and my passion to work on this committee. I am eager to work with my colleagues in the House to help craft legislation that can and will make a difference in the lives of Rhode Islanders,” said Representative Cassar. 

Representative Cassar is a strategy and operations consultant working with nonprofit organizations and small businesses. She is a graduate of the University of Connecticut. She holds a master’s in public health from Boston University and an MBA from Simmons College.

For more information, contact:
Meredyth R. Whitty, Publicist
State House Room 20
Providence, RI 02903
(401) 222-1923