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The 190th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Representative John W. Scibak Democrat - 2nd Hampshire

Photo of  John W. Scibak
  John.Scibak@mahouse.gov

State House

24 Beacon St.
Room 43
Boston, MA, 02133
Phone:
617-722-2030
Fax:
617-722-2215

District Office

P.O. Box 136
South Hadley, MA 01075
Phone:
413-539-6566
Fax:
413-539-5855

Throughout his career, Representative Scibak has served as a strong advocate for disabled persons, infant and youth services, senior programs, veterans’ benefits, and reducing the high cost of prescription drugs. He is also committed to ensuring equal access to affordable, comprehensive healthcare for all who live in Massachusetts. Furthermore, he has concentrated on improving the quality of education at all levels, from preschool programs to higher education, as well as increasing access to workforce training and economic development programs across the Commonwealth.

Personal Information

Profession:

Legislator

Spouse:

Patricia Scibak

Children:

2

Career Highlights

  • Representative Scibak began his career in higher education as an Assistant Professor of Special Education at Indiana University and worked for many years as both a researcher and administrator in health care and human services
  • Rep. Scibak also was the lead sponsor of legislation which established a comprehensive, statewide program to prevent Shaken Baby Syndrome in Massachusetts

Education & Public Service

  • University of Notre Dame, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
  • Mass. House (2003 - Present)
  • Massachusetts Selectmen's Association (President, 1999)
  • South Hadley Board of Selectmen (1991-2002)
  • Town of South Hadley Town Meeting Member (1990-2002)