Management Team



Executive Director

Tina Bussone
Worcester Office
T: (508) 926-3319
F: (508) 929-3039

In partnership with the Managing Partner, Tina Bussone is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the firm with oversight of human resources, marketing and business development, accounting and information systems. With over fourteen years of senior-level experience in the professional services field, Tina brings a wealth of knowledge in strategic planning, talent acquisition, process design and improvement, and relationship building.

Tina served as Executive Vice President/Chief Administrative Officer at LECG, LLC in Washington, D.C. She holds an M.B.A. in Management Science from George Washington University and a B.S. in Russian Area Studies from Georgetown University.

Director of Human Resources

Eveline Wheeler
Worcester Office
T: (508) 926-3314
F: (508) 929-3164

Director of Marketing and Business Development
Jennifer Irvine
Boston, Framingham, & Worcester Offices
T: (508) 926-3348
F: (508) 929-3108

Jennifer Irvine is Director of Marketing & Business Development at the law firm Bowditch & Dewey LLP. She works closely with senior leadership to execute high level marketing and business development initiatives, and partners with the firm’s specialists in relevant fields to develop high-impact messages, media placements, programs and strategies.

Her department is responsible for group and individual strategic planning, marketing collateral, advertising, seminars and events, public/media relations, the website, social media, and internal/external communications. She also serves as liaison to professional, industry and trade associations on behalf of the firm.

Jennifer is a member of the Women’s Advisory Network Board for the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce and was selected for the 2017 Boston Future Leaders Program. 
She is a Museum Council Fellow at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston and has previously served two terms on both the Steering Committee and the Summer Party Host Committee. After many years of service on the board of directors, she served as president of the Legal Marketing Association, New England Chapter. She earned her B.A. in Public Policy from Hamilton College and a Marketing Strategy Certificate from Cornell University.

Director of Finance
Carol Smith
Worcester Office
T: (508) 926-3322
F: (508) 929-3171

Carol Smith is responsible for the firm’s accounting and financial management. Her duties include developing and managing the firm’s budget, providing the management committee with financial reports and statistical analysis, strategic planning, implementing firm-wide initiatives, and supervising payroll, billing, banking and accounts payable. 

Carol currently serves as Treasurer of Employers Against Domestic Violence. Previously, Carol held increasingly higher positions providing financial analysis and guidance to for-profit and non-profit organizations in a variety of fields. She holds a  bachelor’s degree, cum laude, from Bryant University.

Director of Information Systems
Jason Matthew
Worcester Office
T: (508) 926-3300
F: (508) 929-3000

Jason Matthew is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Firm’s information technology resources. He develops and oversees the information technology capital budget and ensures that appropriate hardware, software and communications systems are implemented, maintained and upgraded. He works closely with all levels of management to develop short and long term information services priorities to provide adequate technology support capabilities to the Firm.

Prior to joining Bowditch & Dewey, Jason was Information Technology Manager at law firm, Fletcher Tilton PC. He also has experience as Systems Administrator for the Office of District Attorney, Norfolk County and as a Senior Consultant at Vista Information Technologies (formerly MTS).