FACILITATION FOR SOCIAL CHANGE

Building community, one meeting at a time

Current Non-Profit Service

 

 

Boston Philharmonic Orchestra

- Board of Overseers, 2015 - present

- Facilitated bi-monthly Board-Staff Steering Committee Meeting, 2013-2015

- Facilitated Board of Directors Annual Retreat, 2014, 2015

 

 

Urbanity Dance

- Advisory Council, 2014 - present

- Facilitated Board Retreat 2013, 2015

 

 

Friends of Bay Village Parks

- President, 2012 - present

- Founder/President, 2002-2004

- Initiated Major Renovation of Elliot Norton Park 2014

 

 

Boston Landmarks Orchestra since 2001

- Board of Overseers, 2001-present: chair 2009-2011

- Community Outreach Committee, 2003-2013

- Board of Trustees, Executive Committee, 2006-2011

- Chair, Strategic Planning Committee, 2004-8

 

 

Emerald Necklace Conservancy since 1999

- Project Review Committee 2003- present; currently chair

- Stewardship Council, 2008 - present

- Board of Directors 2001-2007

- Board Liaison to Park Overseers in formative year 2007

- Chair, Strategic Planning Committee 2002-2006

 

 

The Boston Foundation

- Boston Indicators project participant from 2000

- Recognized by Civic Leadership Award 2004

- Facilitated Arts Sector Convening 2006

- Featured in Annual Report 2010; 2012

- Moderated Centennial Dinner on the Future of the Performing Arts 2014

 

 

Prior Non-Profit Service

 

Shelter Music Boston

- Board of Directors, Treasurer 2014-2017

- Mentor for Executive Director - 2011-2013

 

Institute for Nonprofit Management and Leadership

at Tufts University

- Mentor, 2008-2016

 

Arts & Business Council of Greater Boston

- Founder; Vice-Chair Board of Directors;

Executive Committee 2000-2007

- Leader of Business Volunteers for the Arts program

(BVA was A&BC’s predecessor: volunteer 1993-1999)

   - Facilitator and Designer of Business on Board program

 

Boston Lyric Opera

- Board of Overseers 2000-2006

   - Co-Chair, Opera Overture Committee

   - Co-Chair, Long-Range Planning Committee

 

Boston History and Innovation Collaborative

- Advisory Council: lead facilitator 2000-2009

- Recognized with History Maker Award, Dec. 2000

 

Boston Center for the Arts

- Board of Visitors (founder) 2002-2007

- Recognized as Volunteer of the Year 2004-5

-Helped revive BCA Ball, 2016

 

American Society for Training and Development

- Mass. Chapter Board of Directors 1985-1989

- Chair of Community Development Committee

 

Boston Management Consortium

- Board of Directors 1989-2000 (Founding Chair)

- President of the Board for 10 years

 

United Way of Mass Bay Volunteer Resources

- Advisory Council on volunteerism 1995-2003

- Helped develop volunteersolutions.org

 

Boston 2000 (Millennium Commission)

- loaned staff to Board of Directors 1999-2000

 

Initiative for a Competitive Inner City

- Founding member of Boston Board 2000

- Consulting Operations committee 2000-2003

 

Innovation Index

of the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative

- Steering group for economic development indicators 2000-2003

 

Cloud Foundation

- Advisory Committee  2003-2006

- Consultant on strategy and development

 

World Computer Exchange

- International Advisory Council 2000-2004

 

New Profit Inc.

- Executive Partner 2000-2004

- Rep. to Boston After School for All Partnership

 

New England Creative Economy Council

- Steering Committee 2001-2003

- Lead facilitator, Tanglewood 2003