Video: James Diossa '09 Voted Mayor of Central Falls, RI

Published on Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

FOX Providence reported last night that James Diossa ’09 was elected the new mayor of Central Falls, R.I. in a special election on Tuesday, December 11. On November 3, 2009, Diossa was elected Central Falls city councilman of Ward 4, becoming the youngest city council member, at just 24 years of age. FOX Providence reported that the 27-year-old Diossa is Central Falls’ first Latino mayor.

Diossa graduated from Becker in 2009 with a degree in criminal justice. Read more.

Diossa wins in landslide, elected new mayor of Central Falls