Open Checkbook

In the spirit of the Commonwealth’s Transparency Act, the Advisory Board will post and maintain the Advisory Board’s fiscal year budget and staff/salary information below:



  • Joseph Favaloro, Executive Director – Since 1988, Mr. Favaloro has served as the Executive Director of the MWRA Advisory Board. Prior to that, he represented both Somerville and Newton on the MWRA Advisory Board and Executive Committee. Current Salary: $151,927.38
  • Matthew Romero, Deputy Executive Director – Matt joined the Advisory Board as the Senior Policy and Finance Analyst in 2006, moving into the role of Manager of Policy and Finance in 2011 and Director of Communications until 2018. From 2018 until 2020 Matt was the Executive Director of the Massport Community Advisory Committee. Matt returned to the Advisory Board in 2020 as the Deputy Executive Director. Current Salary: $129,912
  • James Guiod, Director of Finance – James joined the Advisory Board staff on December 1, 2015 as a Finance and Policy Analyst. Prior to joining the Advisory Board, James worked in the private sector. James is originally from the Boston area and studied at the University of Vermont and the University of Rhode Island. Current Salary: $79,047.01


  • Senior Finance and Policy Analyst – Vacant as of July 31, 2020

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