|Name||Donald F. Humason, Jr.|
|Address||90 Stony Ln |
Westfield, Massachusetts 01085, United States
|| July 31, 1967
Jan 12, 2019 08:26pm
|Info||State Representative Donald F. Humason, Jr. was elected on November 5, 2002 to represent the Fourth Hampden District, comprised entirely of the city of Westfield. |
His freshmen colleagues elected him Secretary of their class on January 22, 2003.
Don serves on the Committees on Human Services & Elderly Affairs, Science and Technology, State Administration, and Homeland Security & Federal Affairs.
He is a Westfield homeowner, taxpayer, and life-long resident. He ran proudly on the slogan �I Love Westfield!� Don garnered over 8,100 votes (63% of the vote) in his first run for public office.
Don served as the Director of Legislative Affairs of the Executive Office of Health & Human Services in Boston from April 1999-August 2002.
From 1994-1999 he was the Chief of Staff to Westfield State Senator Mike Knapik. He served as the legislative aide to Representative Mike Knapik from 1991-1994. Prior to that, Don was employed as a Trial Court Security Officer at Westfield District Court and as a Respite Counselor at the Crisis and Transitional Respite of the Westfield Area Mental Health.
Don is a 1989 graduate of Westfield State College and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in criminal justice, with minors in Spanish and psychology. He was a member of the Student Senate and Vice-President of his senior class.
Don graduated in 1985 from Westfield High School and was a member of the National Honor Society.
His community involvement includes: Board of Trustees and Friend of the Westfield Athenaeum, Singer, & stage manager of The Dan Kane Singers, Corporator of Discover Westfield Children�s Museum, Corporator and alumnus of Westfield State College, Chairman Ward 2 Westfield Republican City Committee, Member of Central Baptist Church, Westfield Sportsman�s Club, Westfield YMCA, Westfield River Watershed Association, Winding River Land Conservancy, Westfield Community Development Corporation, and Friends of Grandmother�s Garden.
The son of Westfield firefighter Donald F. Humason, Sr. and Highland Elementary School nurse Alberta Humason, Don resides on Noble Street in Westfield.