John Drinkwater

Legislative Director
(781) 324-8230

John joined the Massachusetts AFL-CIO in 2006 as a political and legislative intern, and served the organization in a variety of roles before being named Legislative Director in 2014. In addition to representing the interests of working people at the State House, he also plays a key role in the Massachusetts AFL-CIO’s political field program which helps to elect pro-worker candidates to office.

John earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and a Master’s Degree in Economic Development from UMass Lowell, where he studied the community benefits of various development projects in the city of Lowell.