Born and raised in Needham, Ted will be more than just a vote in the State House, he will be a refreshing leader for our district, determined to put words to action.

A former Congressional Aide and constituent caseworker, Ted began his community organizing efforts during the 2016 election cycle, coordinating voter registration sign-ups, leading civic engagement workshops, and volunteering for local Democratic candidates. Earning a degree in Public Policy and a certificate in Public Administration, Ted was named a 2017 Forbes 30 Under 30 Student Scholar.

With extensive experience in local, state, and federal government, Ted is ready to fight as a progressive advocate for the people of Needham, Dover, and Medfield.


Local Roots

- Needham Public Schools

- Temple Aliyah

- Needham Youth Hockey, Little League, and Soccer

- Needham Community Theater


Democratic Activism

- Field Organizer for Gabby Giffords' Protect All Women tour (nine states in nine days)

- Avid canvasser for progressive causes

- Author of op-eds and speeches advocating for liberal policies


Community Service

- Volunteer at Needham Senior Center

- Public speaking coach for at-risk youth

- Be the Match Bone Marrow Registry