Representative Jeremiah T. O'Grady
Member, House Corporations Committee
Secretary, House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
Member, House Judiciary Committee
Jeremiah T. O’Grady (D) represents District 46 in Lincoln and Pawtucket. He was first elected in November 2010. Rep. O’Grady is a member of the House Corporations Committee.
He previously served on the Lincoln Town Council as vice president from 2005 to 2007 and president from 2007 to 2009. He was also Town Moderator in 2010 and also served on the town Budget Board.
In 2012, he sponsored legislation which was enacted as part of the budget to restore nearly $10 million in previous cuts to the developmentally disabled community. He introduced legislation to bring back the historic tax credit program.
Rep. O’Grady is a Real Estate Project Manager for the Olneyville Housing Corporation. He is the past director of Benchmark Human Resources.
A volunteer coach for the North Stars Special Olympics team, he is also a past member of the board of directors at the Cumberland-Lincoln Boys & Girls Club, the Northern RI Chamber of Commerce and the American Planning Association.
Rep. O’Grady earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Vermont in 1997 and a Master of Public Administration degree from the University of Rhode Island in 2009. He was born on June 30, 1970. He is married to Elizabeth (Crohan) and they have two children, Anna and Declan.
36 Lakeview Road,
Lincoln, RI 02865