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Shelley Drowns joined the League of Women Voters of Waltham in 2003, eventually becoming a board member and serving as secretary, vice president, and president. She is also a member of the LWVMA healthcare committee and on the board of Mass-Care, a group that supports Medicare for all.

The first half of Shelley’s career was spent in civil engineering and surveying. After receiving an M.A. in Economics from Boston University in 1992 with concentrations in Labor, Industrial Organization, and Healthcare, she worked in healthcare finance, informatics, and research, as well as in housing economics.