Mary R. Jeka, a member of President Anthony P. Monaco’s senior leadership team, has responsibility for all communications, government & community relations, the Office of University Counsel and the Office of Equal Opportunity.
Ms. Jeka previously served as General Counsel to the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority, General Counsel for the Massachusetts Health and Educational Facilities Authority, Legislative Aide for Senator Edward M. Kennedy, and General Counsel for the U.S. Senate Labor and Human Resources Committee. She has taught as an adjunct professor at Boston College and Northeastern University Law Schools.
She earned a B.A. and a J.D. from Boston College. Ms. Jeka joined Tufts in June 2003 as Vice President for University Relations. In November 2011 she was promoted to Senior Vice President for University Relations, and in May 2013 her title was changed to include “General Counsel”