YDMA Leadership

Rebecca Pinn


Michael Kaplan

Vice President

Ally Blanck


Frank Ulip


Michael Dooley

Membership and Outreach Director


Rob Cohen


Political Director

Vernon K. Walker

Public Policy Director

Jonathan Cohn

Communications Director

Michael Bakshi

Technical Director

Owen Mortner

Fundraising Director

Caesar Nuzzolo

YDA National Committeeperson (male-identifying)


Sharon Solomon

YDA National Committeeperson (female-identifying)

Bryan Barash

Democratic State Committeeperson (male-identifying)

Lisa Stevens-Goodnight

Democratic State Committeeperson (female-identifying)


Matthew Gifford

At-Large Director

Natalie Tassy

At-Large Director

Sam Hockenbury

At-Large Director

Cory Bisbee

At-Large Director

James Bedard

Central Mass Chapter Co-Chair

Meghan LaPorte

Central Mass Chapter Co-Chair

Rachael Durant

MetroWest Chapter Chair

Brendan Roche

Neponset Valley Chapter Chair

Matt Chilliak

Merrimack Valley Chapter Chair

Michael Kaplan

South Shore Chapter Chair

Chris Skutnik

Western Mass Chapter Chair

Caroline Brantley

CDM President

Amanda Westlake

HS Dems President

Chloi-Simone Skeet

Black Caucus Chair

Melissa Schapero

Disability Caucus Chair

Vienna DeGiacamo

Parents Caucus Chair

Ally Blanck

Women’s Caucus Chair

Laura Hickey

LGBTQIA+ Caucus Chair

Jocelyn Antonio

Latino Caucus Chair

Mina Pollmann

AAPI Caucus Chair

Makayla Parkin

Equity, Diversity, Inclusion Director

Aidan McDonough

Greater Boston Chapter Chair

Robert Ramos

Labor Caucus Chair

Rebecca Kanter

Co-chair, Jewish Caucus


Jason Paul

Co-chair, Jewish Caucus

The Current Board of Directors (except Democratic State Committeeman and Committeewoman) were elected in 2018 and will serve until the Annual Convention in 2019.

*Indicates members of the Massachusetts Democratic State Committee.