Elyse D. Cherry, Chair of the Board

Elyse D. Cherry, Chair of the Board

CEO, BlueHub Capital | President, Boston Community Venture Fund

Elyse Cherry is CEO of BlueHub and President of Boston Community Venture Fund, a BCC affiliate which invests in businesses that have the potential to achieve social and financial returns. She helped found BCC in 1984, and has been integrally involved in its growth from a start-up organization to what is, today, a national model for community investment.


Richard Anders

Richard Anders

Managing Director, Rubin/Anders

Richard Anders is is an investor and long-time entrepreneur. He founded the legal software publishing company Jurisoft, which he sold to Lexis/Nexis, published newspapers including Boston Digital Industry and New York Digital Industry and currently serves as managing director of Rubin/Anders Scientific, which places scientists as consultants in patent projects. 


Janice Bourque

Janice Bourque

Managing Director of Life Sciences for Hercules Capital

Janice Bourque is Managing Director of Life Sciences for Hercules Capital, a premier specialty finance company providing debt and equity to venture capital and private equity backed, and small cap public life science companies at all stages of development.


Pamela N. Czekanski

Pamela N. Czekanski

VP, Strategic Relationship Manager Loomis, Sayles and Company, LP

Pam is a VP of Loomis, Sayles, an investment management firm in Boston where she is responsible for managing sub-advised relationships. She has experience managing institutional equity and fixed income portfolios.


Bruce Donoff, DMD, MD

Bruce Donoff, DMD, MD

Dean, Harvard School of Dental Medicine

Dr. Donoff’s professional career has centered on Harvard’s Faculty of Medicine and the Massachusetts General Hospital’s Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.


Catherine D’Amato

Catherine D’Amato

President and CEO, The Greater Boston Food Bank

Catherine D’Amato’s passion for ending hunger was instilled in her from an early age by her Italian-immigrant father who never turned away a hungry person in need from his modest restaurant in Redding, California. A trailblazer and leader in food banking for 40 years, D’Amato has headed up The Greater Boston Food Bank (GBFB) since 1995.


David W. Ellis, PhD

David W. Ellis, PhD

Past President, Museum of Science

Dr. David Ellis, upon his retirement from the Museum of Science, began a new career as interim administrator, board member, consultant and arbitrator. He has served as Interim Executive Director of the Harvard Museum of Natural History, the Interim President of the Boston Children’s Museum, and as Interim Executive Director of the Berkshire Museum.


Dai Feng

Dai Feng

Co-Founder and Managing Partner of CareCapital Advisors Limited

Dai is Co-Founder and Managing Partner of CareCapital Advisors Limited, one of the most prolific investors in dental innovation, focusing on digital dentistry around the world, and in emerging markets dental distribution, dental services and professional training.


Michael Greeley

Michael Greeley

Cofounder and General Partner at Flare Capital Partners

Michael is a cofounder and General Partner at Flare Capital Partners, a leading healthcare technology venture firm based in Boston, MA. Previously, Michael was the founding General Partner of Flybridge Capital Partners, and earlier in his career was with Polaris Partners, as well as held positions at Wasserstein Perella & Co. and Morgan Stanley & Co.


Karla Jarvis

Karla Jarvis

Vice President, General Counsel, The Rockport Group

Karla Jarvis serves as Vice President, General Counsel at The Rockport Group, a global footwear company headquartered in the Greater Boston Area. Ms. Jarvis is responsible for developing the company’s global legal function and managing legal matters in domestic and international markets.


Raj Kohli

Raj Kohli

Vice President, Global Personal Care, Global Home Care and Technology Strategy Colgate Palmolive Company

Raj is responsible for leading the Colgate Palmolive Global Technology organization to drive innovation across the Personal Care and Home Care Categories.


Bruce Lieberthal, DMD

Bruce Lieberthal, DMD

Vice President, Chief Innovation Officer, Henry Schein, Inc.

Bruce serves as the Chief Innovation Officer for Henry Schein, Inc., reporting to Chris Pendergast, Henry Schein’s Global Chief Technology Officer. 


Michael Monopoli, DMD, MPH, MS

Michael Monopoli, DMD, MPH, MS

Executive Director, DentaQuest Foundation

Dr. Monopoli leads the Foundation’s grant making activities and strategies to advance systems change by supporting a growing aligned national network to improve oral health and promoting health equity.


Peter Nessen

Peter Nessen

President, Corporate Realty Investment Company, LLC.

As President of Corporate Realty Investment Company, LLC, Peter Nessen utilizes more than four decades of experience in public and private finance to provide strategic direction and oversee business strategy.


Walter M. Pressey

Walter M. Pressey

Former Chair of the Board, Program in Cellular & Molecular Medicine/Immune Disease Institute

Walter Pressey is the former Chair of the Board, Immune Disease Institute. He is currently a member of Boston Children’s Hospital finance Committee pursuant to the acquisition of the Program in Cellular & Molecular Medicine by Children’s.


Robyn Redfield

Robyn Redfield

First Vice President, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

Ms. Redfield is a first vice president, and Institutional Consultant at Morgan Stanley. She is responsible for providing investment consulting, asset allocation and investment management services to foundations, endowments and individuals.


Pamela Carrington Scott

Pamela Carrington Scott

President and CEO of LVCC, Inc.

Pam is President and CEO of LVCC, Inc., a business consulting firm that advises businesses and non-profit organizations on marketing, strategy and organizational issues.