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Deborah RuggieroDEMDemocrat American politician
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RIResidence (state)

Deborah L. "Deb" Ruggiero (born April 2, 1958) is an American radio personality and politician from Jamestown, Rhode Island. A Democrat, she served in the Rhode Island House of Representatives, representing the 74th district, which contains all of Jamestown and part of Middletown. Ruggiero was first elected in November 2008 and took office on January 6, 2009.

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Education3 - 3 of 1
Boston College
BA Communications and English
Past Positions1 - 9 of 9
Representative
State House of Representatives, Rhode Island
2009 - 2023
Deputy Majority Leader
State House of Representatives, Rhode Island
2013
Communications Consultant
Current
Director of Business and Community Development
WPRO 92PROFM LITE ROCK 105
2000 - 2012
Adjunct Faculty Member
Providence College and Emerson College
1990 - 2008
President
DR Communications Group
2007 - Current
Host
"Amazing Women"
2004 - Current
Sales Manager
WPRI TV/FOX Providence
1991 - 1999
Former Director of Community Development
Citadel Radio
Other Experience1 - 10 of 10
Member
Save the Bay
Former President
American Lung Association of Rhode Island
Founding Board Member
Women's Fund of Rhode Island
Member
Jamestown Rotary
Chair
Small Business Renewable Energy Task Force, Rhode Island State House of Representatives
Former Chair
Small Business Committee, Rhode Island State House of Representatives
Former Chair
Subcommittee on Environment and Transportation, Rhode Island State House of Representatives
Former Member
House Health, Education, and Welfare Committee, Rhode Island State House of Representatives
Former Member
Finance Committee, Rhode Island State House of Representatives
Former Vice Chair
Joint Committee on Legislative Services, Rhode Island State House of Representatives