Holding fiduciary responsibility for the academic integrity and financial health of the MGH Institute, members of the Board of Trustees volunteer their time, resources, and expertise in setting the strategic direction of the Institute, stewarding its resources and furthering its reputation. Members serve staggered, three-year terms.


Jeanette R. Ives Erickson, RN, DNP '11, NEA-BC, FAAN

Board of Trustees Chair Chief Nurse Emerita, Massachusetts General Hospital

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President and John Hilton Knowles Professor

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Board of Trustees Vice-Chair Executive Managing Director, Newmark/McCall/Almy

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Board Member Director of Innovation and Ecosystem Partnerships CloseKnit

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Board Member Adjunct Lecturer, Harvard Kennedy School

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Board Member Associate Chief, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital

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Board Member President, Western New England University

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Board Member CEO of the Institute for Health Metrics

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Board Member Family Nurse Practitioner, CASA Esperanza – Conexiones

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Board Member Partner, Steptoe & Johnson LLP

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Board Member Founder & Managing Partner at 3CC

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Board Member Occupational Therapist and Integrative Health Coach, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine

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Board Member Partner, RSM Transaction Advisory Services

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Board Member Vice Chairman, Trustbridge Partners

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Board Member Executive Recruitment Partner North America, Sanofi

Corporate Officers

Paula Milone-Nuzzo, President

Sally Mason Boemer, Treasurer
Executive VP of Administration and CFO for MGH

Zoe Ji, Assistant Treasurer
Executive Director for Financial Services, MGH Institute of Health Professions

Judi S. Greenberg, Secretary
Office of the General Counsel, Mass General Brigham

Elizabeth Pipes, Assistant Secretary
Chief of Staff for the President, MGH Institute of Health Professions

Honorary Trustees

E. Lorraine Baugh, MS, RN
John M. Connors III, BA
Edith L. Dabney, BA
Alice F. Emerson, PhD
Judith Fong, BA, RN
Nicholas A. Grace, LLP
Julia L. Greenstein, PhD
John V. Guttag, PhD
Matina S. Horner, PhD
Jose de Jesus Rivera
Angelleen Peters-Lewis
Diana Scott, AB
Carol F. Surkin, MS
Carol M. Taylor, PhD
George Thibault, MD
Deb Weinstein, MD
Jim Wolf, BS
Ellen M. Zane, MA