Tomlin Perkins Coggeshall is Frances Perkins’ grandson, son of her daughter Susanna and Calvert Coggeshall, an abstract expressionist and designer. Tomlin attended Middlesex School in Concord Massachusetts and then studied biology and botany, graduating with a B.S. in Botany and Biology from the University of Maine. Since then, he has worked in publishing and marketing, mostly in the alternative energy field, focused on hydrogen and clean energy. Tomlin is currently promoting IT research and consulting for a firm in Cambridge, Massachusetts and lives with his husband Christopher Rice in Newcastle at The Brick House, the Perkins Homestead.
This podcast episode talks about the effect Frances Perkins had on worker’s compensation and safety.
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