Appointed in December 2015, Neena S. Savage, Esq., oversees the Division of Taxation. Savage previously served as the Assistant Tax Administrator, a position she held since February 2015. Prior to joining the Division of Taxation, Neena was deputy director and executive counsel for the R.I. Department of Business Regulation and held various other positions during her 18-year career at DBR. Savage was an associate with Edwards & Angell and a staff attorney for Rhode Island Legal Services before beginning work at DBR. In all, she has more than 25 years of experience in the legal field. Savage holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Texas A&M University and a juris doctorate degree from American University.