Special Commission to Reduce the Recidivism of Sex Offenders
A Massachusetts legislatively-created commission
  • Co-Chair William N. Brownsberger, Senate Chair of the Joint Committee on the Judiciary
  • Co-Chair Paul Brodeur, State Representative
  • Joan B. Lovely, State Senator
  • Evandro Carvalho, State Representative
  • Deputy Assistant Secretary Robyn Kennedy (replacing Kathy Betts, Former Assistant Secretary for Children, Youth, and Families)
  • Robert Kinscherff, Ph.D., Esq., Associate Vice President for Community Engagement, Office of the President, and Teaching Faculty, Doctoral Clinical Psychology Program, Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology
  • Larni Levy, Esq., Committee for Public Counsel Services
  • Edward J. Dolan, Commissioner, MA Probation Service
  • Nancy Connolly, Psy.D., Program Director, Mentally Ill/Problematic Sexual Behavior, Program of the Department of Mental Health
  • Raymond Knight, Ph.D., Gryzmish Professor of Human Relations, Department of Psychology, Brandeis University
  • Laurie L. Guidry, Psy.D., President, Center for Integrative Psychological Services, Inc., and President, Massachusetts Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers
  • Daniel J. Bennett, Secretary of Public Safety and Security
  • Maureen Gallagher, Director of Policy, Jane Doe, Inc.
  • Kevin Hayden, Chairperson, Sex Offender Registry Board
  • District Attorney Marian Ryan, expected representative from the Massachusetts District Attorneys Association

Website maintained by the Office of State Senator William N. Brownsberger, Chair. Contact Anne Johnson Landry with any questions at annejohnson.landry@masenate.gov or at 617-722-1280.