Board of Trustees

Corporate Officers

Honorary Trustees

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. Current membership includes:

Jeanette Ives Erickson
Jeanette Ives Erickson, RN, DNP '11, NEA-BC, FAAN, Chair
Chief Nurse Emerita, Massachusetts General Hospital

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Jim Canfield, BA, Vice-Chair
Executive Vice President, McCall and Almy

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Stanley W. Ashley, MD
Frank Sawyer Professor of Surgery,
Brigham and Women's Hospital

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Peter A. D'Arrigo Jr., BS
President, D'Arrigo Brothers Company of Massachusetts


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Phil DiBuono, CPA
Director in the RSM Transaction Advisory Services

Roya Ghazinouri
Roya Ghazinouri, PT, DPT, MS
Clinical Process Engineer
Haven Health

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Thomas P. Glynn, PhD
Chief Executive Officer of the Harvard Allston Land Company

John Herman, MD
John Herman, MD
Associate Chief, Department of Psychiatry
Massachusetts General Hospital

Michael R. Jaff, MD
Michael R. Jaff, DO
Vice President of Clinical Affairs, Innovation,
Technology, Peripheral Interventions
Boston Scientific

Dr. Robert E. Johnson
Robert E. Johnson, PhD
Chancellor, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Trish Joyce
Elizabeth "Trish" Joyce, BS
Former Registered Representative, Merrill Lynch

Joe Knowles


John H. “Joe” Knowles
CEO of the Institute for Health Metrics

Paula Milone-Nuzzo
Paula Milone-Nuzzo, PhD, RN, FHHC, FAAN
President, MGH Institute of Health Professions

Madelyn “Maddy” Pearson, MSN, MA, RN, NEA-BC
Madelyn “Maddy” Pearson, MSN, MA, RN, NEA-BC
Chief Nursing Officer and Senior Vice President of Patient Care
Brigham and Women's Hospital


Angelleen Peters-Lewis, PhD, RN, FAAN
VP, Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Executive
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Jose De Jesus Rivera
José de Jesús Rivera, JD
Miller, Pitt, Feldman & McAnally, P.C.

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Meredith Beaton Starr, MS, OTR/L
OT and Integrative Health Coach
Osher Center for Integrative Medicine

Carol Vallone
Carol Vallone, BS
Chair, Board of Trustees, McClean Hospital

Corporate Officers

Paula Milone-Nuzzo, President

Cindy L. Aiena, Treasurer
Executive Director of Finance, Massachusetts General Hospital

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

Atlas D. Evans, Assistant Treasurer
Vice President of Finance and Administration, MGH Institute of Health Professions

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

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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
Diana Scott, AB
Carol F. Surkin, MS
Carol M. Taylor, PhD
George Thibault, MD
W. Nicholas Thorndike, AB
Deb Weinstein, MD
Jim Wolf, BS
Ellen M. Zane, MA

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