Sen. Eric P. Lesser Thanks Girls State and Girls Nation Participant Deirdre Duquette

LONGMEADOW- On Friday, July 22nd, Senator Eric Lesser presented Deirdre Duquette with a citation from the Senate for her involvement in civic engagement. Deirdre is a junior at Longmeadow High who was elected Attorney General at Massachusetts Girls State and was chosen to represent Massachusetts at Girls Nation in Washington, DC this summer. “Students like Deirdre will be the next generation of public service in Massachusetts,” said Senator Lesser. “I was happy to present her with this citation, and I can’t wait to see where she goes next.”

Senator Lesser is the co-chair of the Millennial Engagement Initiative, which works to get young people involved in State government and make State government more responsive to their needs.