About Governor's Council
The eight-member Council approves or rejects the Governor’s judicial, parole board, and industrial accident board nominees. Councillors are elected from one of eight districts to 2-year terms.
Note! Redistricting has changed District 7 for 2022!
In the news:
Councillor DePalo is an attorney, former special education teacher, and father of two daughters.
As an educator, Paul has developed and taught in alternative programming for adolescents coping with trauma and social-emotional disabilities. He was also a Principal Resident in Boston Public Schools.
As an attorney, Paul has practiced in state and federal court and been recognized for his pro bono work in education law, and managed a solo practice. He has also served on the Worcester Planning Board.
Wesleyan University, BA
Northeastern University School of Law, JD
Fitchburg State University, MEd