Natalie is an important LGBTQ advocate in Massachusetts state government
Natalie Higgins is running for re-election to her third term in the 4th Worcester District. She is a lifelong Leominster resident, first-generation college student, former non-profit director and rape crisis counselor. A 2006 graduate of Leominster High School, Rep. Higgins earned her Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from UMass Amherst, earned her law degree from Northeastern University School of Law and was admitted to the Massachusetts Bar in 2014. Rep. Higgins is the Vice Chair of the House Committee on Personnel and Administration and serves as a member of the Joint Committees on Ways & Means, Health Care Financing, and Mental Health Substance Use & Recovery. She is also the Co-Chair of the Library Legislative Caucus and a member of the LGBTQ Caucus. Her legislation focuses on public higher education affordability and accessibility and sexual and domestic violence prevention. She believes in the importance of a government that is accessible and understandable to the people that it serves.