Communications & Technology Advisory Board

The Communications and Technology Advisory Board (CTAB) is composed of seven members appointed by the Board of Selectmen to two-year overlapping terms. The Board's meetings are generally on the second Tuesday evening of the month. As required, CTAB members participate in other meetings and activities with employees and officials of the Town government whenever needed to help oversee Information Technology systems as well as broadband and cable access activities in Westwood.

Contact Information

The current members and their terms of office are as follows:

Board Members:
Mark Hichar
Ayman Mahmoud
Cheryl Morrison Deutsch
David Starmer

Michael Jaillet ex-officio member
Donna McClellan ex-officio member
Contact the Information Technology Department (781-320-1021) or email: to confirm any particular meeting time and place.

Cable Television
The Town of Westwood currently has two franchise agreements with Comcast and Verizon FIOS to provide cable television service to Westwood residences. Service can be ordered from Comcast by calling 1-800-COMCAST ( 1-800-266-2278) or on the web at or by calling Verizon FIOS at 1-888-933-3331 or on the web at

If you are having difficulties with any Comcast service please contact Greg Franks or (508)647-1418
If you are having difficulties with any Verizon service please contact Stephanie Lee, or (617)743-5440

If you would like additional information about cable television, are having significant issues with a cable provider or have any questions please call the Information Technology Department at 781-320-1021 or email: