Representative Gailanne Cariddi is the state representative for the First Berkshire District of Massachusetts, representing the towns of Adams, Cheshire, Clarksburg, Florida, Hancock, Lanesborough, New Ashford, Williamstown, and the city of North Adams. Rep. Cariddi was sworn in for her fourth term on January 3rd, 2017. Rep. Cariddi currently serves as Chairwoman of the Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources, and Agriculture.
Prior to becoming state representative, Rep. Cariddi served on the North Adams City Council as both councilor and president. Rep. Cariddi’s family founded the Cariddi Sales Company in North Adams.