B.A., Tufts University
M.Sc., London School of Economics
J.D., Northeastern University
Benny as a Senior Policy Advisor and Assistant Attorney General in the office of Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey. In this capacity, he helps develop and advance legislative and policy priorities in areas including consumer protection, insurance and financial services, and civil rights. He recently spearheaded efforts to update the state’s landmark anti-bullying law, in order to ensure that it provides meaningful protections to vulnerable populations, including LGBT students. He is also involved in efforts to update the state’s civil rights laws in order to protect transgender individuals from discrimination in places of public accommodation.