Stephen F. Lynch is a Representative from Massachusetts. He was born in Boston, Massachusetts on March 31, 1955.
He received his B.S. from Wentworth Institute in 1988, and his J.D. from Boston College in 1991, and his M.A. from Harvard University in 1998. He was a member of the Massachusetts state house of representatives from 1995-1996, and a member of the Massachusetts state senate from 1997-2001.
He was elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Seventh Congress, by special election, to fill the vacancy caused by the death of United States Representative Joseph Moakley, and reelected to the eight succeeding Congresses (October 16, 2001-present).