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Executive Assistant CLF Massachusetts

Prior to joining CLF, Cheryl gained experience in a wide range of organizational settings that included an accounting firm, a  law firm, and an investment firm.  Most recently, Cheryl served as Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive Officer of Core Investments, a real estate development company. Cheryl holds a Bachelor of Liberal Arts degree in political science from University of Massachusetts Boston.

In her free time, Cheryl enjoys hiking, reading, competitively watching Jeopardy, volunteering, and spending time with her daughter and dog.

Recent Posts

Building Communities That Thrive: A Conversation with Dr. Thea James
In the United States, your zip code is a powerful predictor of how long you live. For someone in Newton, Massachusetts, life expectancy extends well into the 90s. But drive just an hour south to New Bedford, and you’ll find it drops to an average of just 68 years old.  It’s tempting to boil down…
Massachusetts Still Needs a Roadmap to Beat Climate Change
UPDATE: As the end of the year approaches, lawmakers are close to taking action that would protect the long-term health and safety of Massachusetts residents. The House Roadmap Bill and the Senate Climate Bill are under review in the conference committee, with legislators stitching together a critical final version to pass on to the Governor.…


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