Michael Moore

Joint Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security Chair

Senator Michael Moore was elected to represent the Second Worcester District in November 2008. Born and raised in Millbury, Senator Moore has devoted his career to public service. Moore began his law enforcement career as an Environmental Police Officer working for the Department of Environmental Police and then as Deputy Superintendent of Worcester County Sheriff’s Department.

Moore serves as Chair of two legislative committees, the Joint Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security and the Senate Committee on Bonding, Capital Expenditures and State Assets. He also chaired the Special Senate Committee on Cybersecurity. He currently serves on the Special Commission to Study the Prevention of Correctional Officer Suicide. Moore is actively engaged in national policy forums including the Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee which advises the U.S. Attorney General on best practices in Criminal Justice policies, the NCSL’s Public Private Partnership on Disaster Mitigation and Recovery and the Critical Nontraditional Information Exchange Task Team.