Experienced health care and life sciences attorney provides legal and compliance acumen to Operation ABLE’s Board.
Boston, Massachusetts, December 14, 2021: Operation ABLE announced the appointment of Attorney Jeffrey A. Smagula to its Board of Directors.
“I worked with Jeff for many years at Tufts Health Plan, both in his role in the General Counsel’s office and then as Chief Compliance and Ethics Officer.” said Lydia Greene, Operation ABLE’s Board Chairperson. “I know he can be counted on to provide valuable guidance to our Board regarding best practices in audits, compliance and other areas of legal review.”
Presently serving as Counsel in the Health Care & Life Sciences Group of Verrill, a nationally recognized law firm, Jeff is an experienced attorney with years of firm and industry practice in both health care and life sciences companies. He graduated from Harvard University in 1996 and the Georgetown University Law Center in 1999.
“The opportunity to leverage my experience to the benefit of Operation ABLE and to the jobseeker communities they serve will be rewarding in many respects.” said Mr. Smagula. “I’m looking forward to working with fellow Board Members to ensure the organization retains a solid base to build on for future growth.”
About Operation ABLE
Since 1982, Operation ABLE, Inc., a 501(c)3 organization, has provided job seekers with training programs and employment services. Our mission and passion are to empower our community of job seekers, the underemployed, those in career transition and military veterans who need job support services to re-enter the workforce. ABLE is equally committed to serving Massachusetts and other New England employers by providing well-qualified candidates to meet their employment needs and by training employees to have the updated skills needed to be as productive as possible at their jobs.
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