Running for:

Massachusetts House of Representatives Fifteenth Suffolk District

Current Position:

State House (D-MA) Incumbent

Party Affiliation:


Nika Elugardo

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Nika Elugardo has more than 20 years of experience in community and economic development with public, private, and nonprofit leaders in communities of color, including serving as Jamaica Plain Liaison and Senior Policy Advisor to Massachusetts Senator Sonia Chang-Díaz. Her professional career includes working at the National Consumer Law Center in Boston, and serving as founding Director of MassSaves, an economic justice collaborative jointly sponsored by community organizations, financial institutions, and then-Treasurer Steve Grossman. Elugardo earned her B.S. from MIT in Urban Planning, an MPP from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government, and a J.D. from Boston University Law School.