MASSPIRG Education Fund Staff

Deirdre Cummings
MASSPIRG Education Fund
Consumer Program Director
(617) 747-4319

Deirdre Cummings is MASSPIRG Education Fund's Consumer Program director, working to protect and enhance consumer rights, health care reforms and government accountability. Deirdre often provides  testimony before regulatory, administrative, or other issue committees on public health initiatives, health care costs and spending, consumer regulations and enforcement, and government spending transparency. In addition, Deirdre oversees the Consumer Action Center in Weymouth which mediates consumer complaints and recovers approximately $130,000 a year to local victims of unfair, illegal or deceptive service and retail transactions.  Deirdre graduated from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst with a B.S. in Consumer Economics, and has worked for MASSPIRG since 1986.

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