Margareth Basilio Shepard

District 7 City Councilor (Precincts 13 and 14)

City Council Subcommittee Assignments

  • Environment & Sustainability, Vice Chair
  • Education, Library, Arts & Culture


169 Arthur Street
Framingham, MA 01702

Phone: 508-922-7358

Email Margareth Basilio Shepard

Councilor Shepard’s Facebook


  • Small Business Owner


  • Parents: Manoel Basilio de Sousa and Marlene Lourdes Basilio; 
  • Children: Nei Nei Basilio Dacosta and Lucas Basilio Costa
  • Grandchildren: Jakob Dugas Costa, Lucas Nascimento Basilio and Riley Antoine Sams Costa
  • Siblings: Marcelo Basilio and Matilde Valeria Basilio


  • Portuguese Teaching for the Elementary/Secondary School, Bachelor in Education

Municipal Experience

  • Former Framingham Town Meeting Member
  • Framingham Democratic Town Committee (FDTC) Treasurer


  • Brazilian American Center (BRACE), Board Secretary
  • Brazilians for Political Education, Co-founder
  • MetroWest Commission on the Status of Women (MWCSW), Commissioner