Daniel Farley was re-elected to the Board in 2013. He originally served on the Board as a Commissioner from 1999 to 2007 and again in 2008. He is a former employee of the Department (1987 to 1998) and is retired from Verizon. He is a member of the Communications Workers of America. He is a graduate of Middleboro High School and earned a B.S. from Southeastern Massachusetts University. He served in the U.S. Navy, from 1968 to 1972 attaining the rank of CS2. He spent his childhood in Middleboro and returned in 1987.