Thursday - December 12, 2019
9:15 am – 1:00 pm

Join your Massachusetts Municipal Management Association colleagues for a festive holiday meeting at Leo’s Restaurant in Worcester on Dec. 12, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Social media is the topic and there will be association updates as 2019 comes to a close.

All retired members who are current MMMA members are invited to attend this event at no charge. Please email or call Denise Baker at the MMA to register (, 617-426-7272 ext. 105).


9:15-10 a.m.
Coffee and Registration

10 a.m.
Jim Boudreau, Scituate Town Administrator and MMMA President

10:10-10:40 a.m.
Legislative Update
Geoff Beckwith, MMA Executive Director

10:45-11:45 a.m.
Social Media for the Town Manager
If your community isn’t using any social media yet, it’s only a matter of time. This session will look at the opportunities and challenges of managing your online presence, while considering staff and budget constraints. Learn how to go from engagement to interaction with your residents, while maintaining transparency and trust.
• Patrick Lawlor, Director of Administrative Services, Andover
• Brianna Sunryd, Communications Manager, Amherst
Moderator: Jim Boudreau, Town Administrator, Scituate

11:45 a.m.-noon
Association Updates
• ICMA Toronto 2020, Andrew Flanagan, Town Manager, Andover
• ICMA/MMMA Senior Advisor Program launching in 2020, Leon Gaumond, Town Manager, Weston


Leo's Restaurant, 11 Leo Turo Way, Worcester

MMA Senior Member Services Coordinator Denise Baker
Massachusetts Municipal Management Association