Commissioner Masi, who was appointed by House Speaker Brendan Sharkey, is Zoning Enforcement Officer for the Town of Hamden. During a time as Administrative Assistant to Boards and Commissions in the Planning and Zoning Department of the Town of Hamden, she developed a passion for public service and land use law and provided help to many groups, including the Inland Wetlands Commission, and the Natural Resources and Open Space Commission. She served on the Hamden Democratic Town Committee, and in 2012 was elected to represent the 11th Senatorial District on the Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee. She has worked on a variety of local and statewide political campaigns, and most recently served as Hamden Coordinator for the Chris Murphy for U.S. Senate Campaign. Masi, who also has an extensive background in media administration, holds a B.S. degree in Corporate Communications and a Master’s in Psychology from Southern Connecticut State University.