Who we are

Our Board

Board of Directors

Jay Althoff, Common Impact Board Chair

Jay Althoff

Common Impact Board Chair

Allen Carney, President, PhaseSeven Marketing

Allen Carney

President, PhaseSeven Marketing

Kevin Cavanaugh, Vice President for Smarter Workforce Engineering, IBM

Kevin Cavanaugh

Vice President for Smarter Workforce Engineering, IBM

Jihye Gyde, Manager, Nonprofit Finance Fund

Jihye Gyde

Manager, Nonprofit Finance Fund

Allan Hackney, Global Financial Services Leader

Allan Hackney

Global Financial Services Leader

Danielle Holly, CEO, Common Impact

Danielle Holly

CEO, Common Impact

James M. MacDonald, President, Workplace Investing at Fidelity Investments

James M. MacDonald

President, Workplace Investing at Fidelity Investments

Anne Marcus, Community Leader

Anne Marcus

Community Leader

Jacques Ouimet, Vice President of Network and Security Services, Manulife Financial

Jacques Ouimet

Vice President of Network and Security Services, Manulife Financial

Strategic Advisory Council

David Styers, Director of Learning and Development, Presidio Trust

David Styers

Director of Learning and Development, Presidio Trust

Susanne Salerno, Project Consultant

Susanne Salerno

Project Consultant

Emeritus Board

  • Steve Neff, Emeritus Board Chair
  • Paul Lee, Of Counsel, Goodwin Procter LLP
  • Theresa M. Ellis, Founder
  • Elizabeth Shea Fries, Emeritus and Counsel
  • Katherine Collins, Head of Sustainable Investing, Putnam Investments
  • Pamela Paton, Financial Services Executive
  • Christine Letts, Senior Associate Dean and Lecturer, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
  • John Goodhue, Executive Director, Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center
  • R. Stephen Cheheyl, Private Investor, Consultant
  • Edwin M. Kania, Jr., Managing Partner and Chairman, Flagship Ventures
  • Jean Serra, Co-founder & Partner, Version 2.0 Communications
  • David Shapiro, President and CEO, MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership