A long-time resident of Lawrence, Juana Matias is dedicated to creating positive change in her community. She served as an intern for Governor Deval Patrick, where she helped plan internal/external events and public relations matters. During her time as a social worker and as an immigration advocate, she represented unaccompanied minors and advocated for children who had suffered abuse and neglect. An advocate for an increase in the minimum wage and more accessibility in higher education, Juana will work towards the betterment of her community. MassEquality PAC is proud to endorse Juana in her election campaign.