Mike Kennealy Sworn in as Massachusetts Secretary of Housing & Economic Development

On December 28, Mike Kennealy was sworn in as the new Secretary of Housing and Economic Development. Kennealy replaces former Secretary Jay Ash, who departed to become CEO of the Massachusetts Competitive Partnership. Kennealy previously served as Assistant Secretary of Housing and Economic Development in the Baker Administration. The Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development has jurisdiction over a number Massachusetts agencies including the Department of Housing & Community Development.