December 22, 2014

About Therese Murray

Meet Therese Murray

Therese Murray was elected Senator of the Plymouth and Barnstable District in 1992 and became the first woman President of the Massachusetts Senate in March 2007.

Record of Reform

Since first being elected to the Massachusetts Senate, and in her role as President of the Senate, Senator Therese Murray has worked to ensure that Massachusetts runs as efficiently and effectively as possible. These efforts include:


2010 Honors

  • The Women’s Network of Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce - Pinnacle Award for Achievement in Management and Government, for recognition of excellence in business and management.

Community Involvement

The Senator's community involvement spans over 30 years. She has been actively involved in the following organizations: