Region – The Business Forward Females (BFF) of the Corridor 9/495 Regional Chamber of Commerce will host guest speaker Attorney General Maura Healey at its Tuesday, Feb. 12 luncheon.
The BFF group is a networking forum for professional women in business. Its mission is to educate, inspire and empower women with motivational, inspirational, and educational speakers with a great message to share.
Since January 2015, Maura Healey has served as the Attorney General of Massachusetts. Since assuming office, Healey has focused on expanding economic opportunity by addressing rising energy and health care costs, tackling student loan debt, and ensuring fair treatment for workers and a level playing field for businesses. Healey has also gained national prominence for her leadership in combatting the state’s opioid epidemic, including expanding addiction prevention training for young people.
Healey graduated from Harvard College in 1992 and was captain of the women’s basketball team. She played professional basketball in Europe before returning to Massachusetts to attend Northeastern University School of Law. She was inducted into the New England Basketball Hall of Fame in 2006.
The Feb. 12 BFF event will be held at the Courtyard by Marriott, 75 Felton Street, in Marlborough from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. For more information about the event, call Corridor 9/495 Regional Chamber at 508-836-4444 or visit the Chamber’s website at www.corridornine.org.