Senior Deputy Minority Leader Anthony Giarrusso
District 30 - East Greenwich, West Greenwich
Antonio Giarrusso (R) has served the residents of East Greenwich and West Greenwich in District 30 since first elected a State Representative in November 2012.
In addition to his duties as a legislator, Representative Giarrusso is president of A.G. & G Inc., a jewelry manufacturer in Johnston which sells to large retailers worldwide. He founded the company with his four brothers. He is a member of the East Greenwich Republican Town Committee, serves on the Board of Directors of the East Greenwich Little League, and an avid motorcyclist.
Born Feb. 5, 1962 in Vieste, Italy, he moved with his brothers to Rhode Island when he was four years old. He grew up on Smith Hill, and for several years, delivered newspapers to offices in the State House after school. He attended Providence schools, and graduated from Mount Pleasant High School in 1980. He received his Associate’s degree from the Community College of Rhode Island in 1982 and attended Bryant University.
Representative Giarrusso resides in East Greenwich with his wife, Janet Rinaldi Giarrusso. They are the parents of four children, Antonio, Andrea, Leonardo, and James.