At MEFA, we rely on our Board of Directors for guidance on important issues and decisions that affect our mission and direction. The Board of Directors meets on a regular basis. The next board meeting is on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 4pm. View the agenda here.

Keith C. Shaughnessy, Chairman

President & CEO, Metapoint Partners

Mr. Shaughnessy is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Metapoint Partners, which he co-founded in 1988. He was previously Division Executive/Managing Director of the Acquisition Finance Division of Bank of Boston.

Philip N. Shapiro, Vice Chairman

Chairman, ISO New England

Mr. Shapiro is Chairman of ISO New England. He was previously Vice President for Finance and Chief Financial Officer at Babson College, a Managing Director of Standard and Poor’s Rating Group, CFO of the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority, a Director of Investor Relations for the Bank of New England, and a Deputy Director of the Massachusetts Energy Facilities Siting Council.

Gary Bailey, MSW

Associate Professor, Simmons College

Mr. Bailey is an Associate Professor at Simmons College Graduate School of Social Work where he chairs the Dynamics of Racism and Oppression foundation sequence. He is a member of the Council on Social Work Education/Hartford Foundation Gero Education Initiative and serves as Chair of the Simmons College Black Administrators, Faculty and Staff Council.

Kelly Lynch

Vice President, Strategic Initiatives and Chief of Staff, Babson College

Ms. Lynch is Vice President, Strategic Initiatives and Chief of Staff at Babson College. A distinguished strategic communications professional with nearly 20 years of experience, Ms. Lynch joined Babson in 2011 and currently serves as a member of the College’s executive leadership team and key advisor to the President. Prior to joining Babson, she was Principal/Senior Vice President at Rasky Baerlein Strategic Communications.

Amanda Magee

Chief Financial Officer, Comark LLC

Ms. Magee is Chief Financial Officer of Comark LLC. She has over twenty years of broad experience in entrepreneurial manufacturing companies, previously serving as the Director of Global Pricing and Analytics at Technetics, Inc., a division of EnPro Industries and Chief Financial Officer at Fabrico, Inc.

Alan Ray, PhD, JD

President, Fisher College

Dr. Ray is President and CEO of Fisher College in Boston. He previously served as President of Elmhurst College in Illinois and performed senior administrative and teaching functions for the University of New Hampshire and Harvard Law School. Dr. Ray practiced law in California and Massachusetts before entering higher education administration in 1996.

Ramón A. Rivera, LL.M., CPA

Chief Financial Officer, Fullbridge, Inc.

Mr. Rivera is Chief Financial Officer of Fullbridge, Inc. Previously, he served as Vice President of Finance and Administration as well as the Secretary and Treasurer of the Board of Directors of Aereo, Inc., Director of International Finance at LoJack Corporation, Chief Financial Officer at CitySoft, Inc., and Senior Tax Manager with Pricewaterhouse Coopers, LLP.

 

EX-OFFICIO MEMBERS

Mike Heffernan

Secretary, Executive Office for Administration and Finance

Jay Ash

Secretary, Executive Office of Housing And Economic Development