MNN Policymaker Roundtable with Commissioner Amy Kershaw
Hemenway & Barnes is pleased to partner with the Massachusetts Nonprofit Network to present the 2021 Policymaker Roundtable Series.
Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at 10:00am
Join us for MNN’s virtual Policymaker Roundtable with Commissioner Amy Kershaw to discuss issues impacting nonprofits and the people they serve. Amy Kershaw is the Commissioner of the Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA). The DTA assists and empowers low-income individuals and families to meet their basic needs, improve their quality of life, and achieve long term economic self-sufficiency. DTA serves one in nine residents of the Commonwealth with direct economic assistance and food assistance, as well as employment and training opportunities. Prior to this role, Amy Kershaw served as the Associate Commissioner for Economic Assistance and Employment at DTA. In this capacity, she was responsible for policy and program development for key public benefits for low-income, elderly, and disabled residents. She also coordinated workforce development strategies and served as the primary liaison and staff to the statewide effort to implement the Federal Workforce Innovations and Opportunity Act.
This event is free for MNN members, and nonmembers can take part for a fee.
Register Here: MNN Policymaker Roundtable