Advisory Board

Robert Beal, Co-Chair
President, The Beal Companies
Charles Isgar, Co-Chair
Sports Business Advisor


Cindy Arenberg Seltzer
President and CEO, Children's Services Council of Broward CountyBruce Beal, Jr.
Bruce Beal, Jr.
Executive Vice President, The Related Companies
Richard Briffault
Joseph P. Chamberlain Professor of Legislation, Columbia University School of Law
Walter Broadnax
Distinguished Professor of Public Administration, Syracuse University
Polly Bryson
Principal, Terra Nova Partners
Theodore Chandler
Chief Operating Officer, AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust
Stephen Coyle
President and CEO, AFL-CIO Investment Trust
Gregory Dawley
Managing Director, Royal Bank of Canada Capital Markets
Richard Dimino
President and CEO, A Better City
David Dinkins
Former Mayor, New York City
Professor, Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs
Denise DiPasquale
President, City Research
Bruce Douglas
Founder and CEO, Harvard Development Company
Christopher Egan
President, Carruth Capital
Grace Fey
President, Grace Fey Advisors
Robert Fishman
Senior Partner, Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP 
Michael Flaherty
Counselor, Adler Pollock and Sheehan P.C.
Deborah Goldberg
Treasurer, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Paul Grogan
President and CEO, The Boston Foundation
Paul Guzzi
President and CEO, Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce
Adam Hanover
Associate, The Carlyle Group
Kerry Healey
President, Babson College
Ira Jackson
Dean, John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies, University of Massachusetts, Boston
Philip Johnston
Founder and President, Philip W. Johnston Associates
Douglass Karp
CEO, New England Development
Robert R. Kiley
Michael Lake
Executive Director, Leading Cities
Gloria Larson
President, Bentley University
Jeremy Leventhal
Managing Partner, Faros Properties LLC
Michael Lorber
Senior Vice President, Douglas Elliman Real Estate
Pamela McDermott
President and CEO, McDermott Ventures
Richard Nathan
Former Director, The Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government, State University of New York, Albany
Thomas N. O’Brien
Founding Partner and Managing Director, HYM Investments
Peter Palandjian
Chairman and CEO, Intercontinental
Kevin Parker
Senior Business Analyst, City of Boston
Justin Pasquariello
Executive Director, Children's HealthWatch
Kevin Phelan
President, Colliers International
Deirdre Phillips
Managing Director, Massachusetts General Hospital Clay Center for Young Healthy Minds
Douglas Rae
Richard Ely Professor of Political Science and Management, Yale University School of Management
Phyllis Rappaport
Chairperson, Phyllis and Jerome Lyle Rappaport Charitable Foundation
Tyler Sanborn
Baruch Shemtov
Reporter, FOX 5 News
Andrew Sieg
Managing Director, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Robert Taubman
Chairman, President, and CEO, The Taubman Centers, Inc.
Tim Vaill
Investment Committee, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Jay H. Walder
President and CEO, Motivate International, Inc.
David Weinstein
Founder and CEO, Write the World
Anthony Williams
Former Mayor, District of Columbia
CEO, Federal City Council
Robert Wilmers
Chairman and CEO, M&T Bank Corporation

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