Nicholas A. Mattiello

Speaker of the House of Representatives
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Biographical
  • Date of Birth: 05/16/1963
  • Spouse: Mary Ann Mattiello
  • Children: Nicholas A. Mattiello, Jr.; Anthony J. Mattiello
Contact Information
General Background
  • High School: La Salle Academy
  • College: Boston College, BS
  • Graduate School: Suffolk University School of Law, JD
  • Business and Personal Affiliations: Rhode Island Bar Association; Immaculate Conception Church; Saint Mary's Feast Society; Oaklawn Grange
Major Responsibilities
  • Takes the rostrum each day and calls the House of Representatives to order. Decides on all questions of order subject to appeal in the House. Propounds all questions in the order in which they are moved, rises to put all votes, and declares all votes.
Public Service Information
  • Public Offices and Appointments: Elected Representative November 7, 2006
Description
  • The Speaker oversees the proceedings in the House and ensures that the chamber is run according to the rules adopted by the members.
Additional Information
  • The Speaker, as an elected representative, may vote on all questions. While generally a member of the majority party, any member may be elected to this position. The Speaker serves as an Ex-Officio member of all standing committees.
Key Staff
Chief of Staff, Leo Skenyon (401)222-7904 [email protected]
Director of Joint Committee on Legislative Services, Frank A.Montanaro [email protected]
Chief Legal Counsel, Danica Iacoi (401)222-2466 [email protected]
Communications Director, Larry Berman (401)222-2466 [email protected]
Executive Assistant, Jennifer Amerantes (401)222-4433 [email protected]

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