Appointed by Suzanne M. Bump, Mr. Ruane joined the Board in April

Michael P. Ruane serves as the Deputy General Counsel for the Office of the State Auditor, Suzanne M. Bump. Before joining the Auditor’s office, Mr. Ruane maintained his own private law practice, focusing primarily on criminal and civil litigation. Prior to establishing his private practice, Mr. Ruane served as an Assistant District Attorney in Essex County prosecuting criminal matters. Mr. Ruane is a graduate of St. John’s Preparatory School. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Notre Dame, a Master of Arts degree from Saint John’s Seminary, and a Juris Doctor degree from Suffolk University Law School. We are very pleased to welcome Mr. Ruane, and look forward to working with him in the coming years.