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Who we Are

We are an independent, non-profit organization that is the convener, voice and advocate of our region's business community. We help our members and Greater Boston succeed by:

  • Connecting business leaders to build meaningful professional relationships
  • Informing the business community on the most important issues facing our region
  • Shaping public policies that sustain Greater Boston's competitiveness
  • Providing leadership development programs that foster professional growth

Board of Directors

Officers

Board Chair
Dr. Navjot Singh
Managing Partner, Boston Office
McKinsey & Company

Vice Chair & Treasurer
John Farina
Managing Partner, Northeast
PwC

Vice Chair
Donna C. Cupelo
Regional President, New England
Verizon

Vice Chair, Secretary & General Counsel
Paul J. Ayoub, Esq.
Partner
Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP

President & CEO
James E. Rooney
President & CEO
Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce

Executive Committee

Miceal Chamberlain, Managing Director, Global Markets, Bank of America

Jonathan Chiel, EVP & General Counsel, Fidelity Investments

Darren Donovan, Managing Principal, KPMG

John F. Fish, Chairman & CEO, Suffolk Construction Company, Inc.

Scott R. FitzGerald, EVP, State Street Sector Solutions Head – Americas, State Street Corporation

Andrew Graff, President & CEO, Allen & Gerritsen

Joseph M. Grimaldi, Chairman, Mullen

Thomas J. Hollister, CFO & VP for Finance, Harvard University

Karen Kaplan, Chairman & CEO, Hill Holliday

Edmund C. Kenealy, Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Chief Public Affairs Officer, Liberty Mutual Insurance

Gloria C. Larson, Esq. President, Bentley University

Ted E. MacLean, EVP & CMO, Iron Mountain, Inc.

Ralph C. Martin II, Esq., SVP & General Counsel, Northeastern University

Kenneth C. Montgomery, COO & First Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

Kevin C. Phelan, Co-Chairman & Director of Capital Markets, Colliers International Boston

Walter B. Prince, Esq., Partner, Prince Lobel

Marcy L. Reed, President, Massachusetts, National Grid

Robert L. Reynolds, President & CEO, Putnam Investments

Bob Rivers, Chairman & CEO, Eastern Bank

Jerry R. Sargent, President, Citizens Bank

Kimberly M. Steimle-Vaughan, Chief People & Marketing Officer, Suffolk Construction Company, Inc.

Stephen P. Tocco, Esq., President & CEO, ML Strategies, LLC

Dr. David Torchiana, President and CEO, Partners HealthCare

Adam J. Weiner, Managing Partner, Weiner Ventures

Fletcher H. Wiley, Esq., President, PRWT Services, Inc.

Steven H. Wright, Esq., Executive Partner, Holland & Knight LLP

Board of Directors

Marianne Ajemian, Esq., Partner, Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP

Debbie Alliegro, Managing Director, Health & Public Services, Accenture

Udit Batra, Chief Executive Officer, EMD Millipore

Anne Bailey Berman, President & CEO, Chadwick Martin Bailey, Inc.

Robert L. Beal, President, Related Beal

Ivy Brown, President, Northeast Division, UPS

Aidan F. Browne, Esq., Partner, Sullivan & Worcester LLP

Christopher N. Buchanan, Director, Public Affairs & Government Relations, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

John D. Butterworth, Executive Vice President/Partner, CBRE

Robert Button, Associate, CDM Smith

Chris Caldon, Boston Office Leader, Mercer

James F. Carlin, III, Managing Principle, Crosspoint Associates, Inc.

Wendy Carruthers, Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Boston Scientific

Elizabeth A. Chace-Marino, Director, Government Affairs, Ahold USA/Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC

Miceal Chamberlain, Managing Director, Global Markets, Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Markets

Bryan C. Connolly, Esq., Partner, Real Estate, DLA Piper

Geoff Cottrill, President, MullenLowe

Mark Crandall, Metro President, Southern New England, TD Bank

Thomas Croswell, President & CEO, Tufts Health Plan

Brian Cusack, Industry Director, Google Boston

Robert Davy, General Manager Northeast, Microsoft

John P. DelMonaco, Psy.D. Senior Partner, RHR International Company

Geri Denterlein, President, Denterlein Worldwide

John Drew, President & CEO, The Drew Company

Helen G. Drinan, President, Simmons College

Jason Ellis, Senior Counsel, Staples, Inc.

Sandra Fenwick, President & CEO, Boston Children’s Hospital

Bill Fine, President & General Manager, WCVB Channel 5

James Gallagher, EVP, General Counsel & CAO, John Hancock Financial

Patrick Gilligan, Executive Vice President for Sales, Marketing and Product, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts

Andrew I. Glincher, Esq., Managing Partner & CEO, Nixon Peabody LLP

Richard E. Gotham, Team President, Boston Celtics

Craig Hallstrom, President, NSTAR Eversource Energy

Pam Hamlin, Global President, Arnold Worldwide

Vicary M. Graham, Chair, BNY Mellon New England and President for Wealth Management in New England

Ronald A. Homer, Chief Executive Officer, RBC Global Asset Management, Inc.

Patricia Jacobs, President, New England, AT&T

Paul Jakubowski, Esq., Partner, WilmerHale

Julie Jones, Partner, Ropes & Gray LLP

Denise Kaigler, Founder and Principal, MDK Brand Management, LLC

Sam Kennedy, Chief Operating Officer, Boston Red Sox

Bryan J. Koop, SVP, Regional Manager, Boston Properties

David L’Heureux, Market Manager, Commercial Banking, Santander Bank, N.A.

Michael T. Lindgren, SVP, Commercial Real Estate Cambridge, Savings Bank

Sandy Lish, Co-Founder, The Castle Group

Mark Lund, President & General Manager, WBZ-TV/CBS BOSTON

David MacKeen, Chief Executive Officer, Eliassen Group

Chris MacKenzie, Office Managing Partner – Boston, RSM US LLP

Robert J. Manning, Chairman & CEO, MFS Investment Management

Coleman Mark, Partner, Bain & Company, Inc.

Jose Luis Martinez de Larramendi, President, Primark U.S. Corp.

Lisa K. Matthews, Registered Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley

M.C. McBain, VP, Global Business Development, Sales & Distribution, IBM

Douglas M. McGarrah, Esq., Partner, Foley Hoag LLP

Matthew McTygue, Esq., Partner-in-Charge, Boston Office, Locke Lord LLP

Marty Meehan, President, University of Massachusetts

John A. Nadas, Esq., Chairman Choate, Hall & Stewart LLP

George Neble, Office Managing Partner, Boston, Ernst & Young LLP

Judith Nitsch, P.E., LEED Founding Principal & Chairman, Nitsch Engineering, Inc.

Gregory O’Brien, Regional Head of Commercial Banking, NE, Wells Fargo

Pat O’Connor, New England Market Leader and Global Client Relationship Director, Willis Towers Watson

William J. O’Neill, Jr., Esq., Dean, Business School, Suffolk University

Paul Parravano, Co-Director, Government & Community Relations, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Lee Pelton, Ph.D., President Emerson College

Bo Piela, Head of Communications, Genzyme

Edward H. Pendergast, Managing Director, Dunn Rush & Co LLC

Paul A. Perrault, President & CEO, Brookline Bank

Katherine E. Perrelli, Esq., National Chair of the Litigation Department, Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Colette Phillips, President, Colette Phillips Communications, Inc.

Charlie Pierce, Group President, Global Grooming, P&G

Regina M. Pisa, Esq., Chairman Emeritus, Goodwin Procter LLP

Matthew F. Power, Chief Innovation & Strategic Relationship Officer, AIG

Nathan Pusey, Managing Director and Market Leader, Commerce Bank

Mark E. Reilly, Esq., SVP, Government & Regulatory Relations, Comcast Corporation

Dusty S. Rhodes, President, Conventures

Patrick B. Riley, Shareholder, Marcum LLP

Thomas N. Riley, CFA, Managing Director Atlantic Trust

David P. Rosenblatt, Esq., Managing Partner Burns & Levinson LLP

David Rubin, Managing Partner, Hinckley Allen

Eric H. Schultz, President & CEO, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

David Segal, CEO, Neighborhood Health Plan

Niraj S. Shah, CEO, Co-Chairman & Co-Founder, Wayfair

Mike Shires, Head of Corporate Services, Shire

Ian Smith, EVP & CFO, Vertex

Richard J. Snyder, Esq., Partner, Duane Morris LLP

Edward J. Steinborn, Partner, CFO, Wellington Management Company, LLP

Patrick Sullivan, Market President, Massachusetts People’s United Bank

Robert Sullivan, Managing Partner of the Boston Office, Korn Ferry

Corey Thomas, President & CEO, Rapid7

James Tierney, Esq., Managing Director, New England Market JLL

David F. Torchiana, M.D. President & CEO, Partners HealthCare

Sushil K. Tuli, President & CEO, Leader Bank

Rick Waechter, President & CEO, Boston Magazine

Chris Waldeck, General Manager, Reebok US

Kate Walsh, President & CEO, Boston Medical Center

W. Lambert Welling, Managing Director, MedTech Capital

William J. Whelan, Jr., General Partner, Brown Brothers Harriman

Honorary Life Directors

John F. Fish, Chairman & CEO, Suffolk Construction Company, Inc.

Robert E. Gallery, Massachusetts President, Bank of America

Charles K. Gifford, Chairman Emeritus, Bank of America

Harold Hestnes, Esq., WilmerHale

Thomas J. Hollister, CFO & VP for Finance, Harvard University

Karen Kaplan, Chairman & CEO, Hill Holliday

Gloria C. Larson, Esq., President, Bentley University

Ralph C. Martin II, Esq., SVP & General Counsel, Northeastern University

Fletcher H. Wiley, Esq., President, PRWT Services, Inc.

William C. Van Faasen, Past Chairman, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts