Representative Alex Marszalkowski
Deputy Majority Leader
Second Vice Chair, House Finance Committee
Member, House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
Member, House Rules Committee
Rep. Alex D. Marszalkowski (D-Dist. 52, Cumberland) was first elected to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in November 2016. He was chosen as a Deputy Majority Leader in January 2019. He is the second vice chair of the House Finance Committee and is the chair of its Subcommittee on Human Services. He is also a member of the House Environment and Natural Resources Committee and the House Rules Committee.
The 2020 legislative session saw Representative Marszalkowski sponsored a bill increases the penalty for wage theft and employee misclassification. Another of his bills defines any sexual contact by an individual with a position of authority over a person between the ages of 14-17 as third degree sexual assault. He also sponsored a bill which would establish a pilot program to promote the creation of roof solar installations on school property in order to reduce the use of fossil fuels and to generate electricity in school buildings.
During the 2019 legislative session, Representative Marszalkowski sponsored a bill, signed into law, that amends state law to encourage food donations. In 2018, Representative Marszalkowski sponsored legislation that created an 18-member special legislative study commission to provide recommendations to encourage economic development within the Blackstone Valley. He also sponsored a bill that would enhance transparency and accounting of write-in ballots during elections.
Representative Marszalkowski is a partner and the general manager of Adams Farm in Cumberland. He graduated from Mount St. Charles Academy in 2005. He earned a bachelor’s degree in history and psychology from Roger Williams University before graduating from the Roger Williams University School of Law in 2012. Representative Marszalkowski is licensed to practice law in Rhode Island and Massachusetts.
Representative Marszalkowski previously sat on the Cumberland Conservation Commission and the Public Safety Siting Committee. He was born on February 22, 1987.
20 Waumsett Avenue
Cumberland, RI 02864