Boston Harbor Now is an intentionally diverse group of people committed to our work and each other.  

Bud Ris


Senior Advisor, Climate Change, Boston Green Ribbon Commission

Meaghan Hooper-­Berdik


VP & General Manger, Turner Construction Company

Elaine Richardson


Chief Operating Officer, AR Products LLC

Grace Macomber Bird


Community Outreach Director, Macomber Foundation

Kishore Varanasi

Planning and Policy Committee Chair

Director of Urban Design, CBT

Martin O’Neill

Park Projects and Operations Committee Chair

Senior Vice President, Safety, Health, and Environment, Cabot Corporation

Robert Golledge

Audit Committee Chair

Principal, Golledge Strategies

Elizabeth Grob

Director, VHB

Joe Aiello

Former Senior Fellow of Business Development North America, Meridiam Infrastructure

Demetriouse Russell

Governance and Nominating Committee Chair

Chief Executive Officer, Venn Diagram Partners

Malia Lazu

Lecturer, MIT Sloan School of Management; Founder, The Urban Labs,

Richard Walker

Former Senior Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

Cathleen Douglas Stone

The James M. & Cathleen D. Stone Foundation

Jamie Fay

President, Fort Point Associates

Ann Lagasse

Principal, Ocean Havens

Shelagh Mahoney

Owner and Chief Executive Officer, Eastern Salt Company, Inc

Rebecca Tepper

Secretary, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

Reverend Mariama White-Hammond

Chief of Environment, Energy, and Open Spaces, City of Boston

Michael Creasey

Superintendent, National Parks of Boston

Fred Laskey

Executive Director, MWRA

Andrew Hargens

Chief Development Officer, Massport

Mary Kay Leonard

Chair, Board of Advisors

Arthur McGivern

EVP, Investments & General Counsel, Royalty Pharma

Jason Hellendrung

Vice President, Planning and Design, Tetra Tech

Steven Pedigo

Executive Director, LBJ Urban Lab; Professor of Practice at The University of Texas at Austin,

Devanshi Purohit

Senior Associate, Senior Urban Designer: CBT Architects,

Kelly Strong

Executive Director of Boston Shipping Association,

Viviana Arostegui-Ham

Senior Software Release Manager, DataRobot,

Charles Norris

Founding Principal, Norris & Norris Associates,

Catherine Barner

Consultant and Former Vice President of Park Projects for the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy,

Roger Berman

President, The Berman Company

Sheena Collier

Senior Advisor, Economic Opportunity, Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce and Managing Director, City Awake

John Schmid

Principal, Nitsch Engineering

Kiernan Schmitt

Chief Marketing Officer, Clover Food Lab

Olawumi Akinwumi

Director of Hibernian Hall, Event Consultant, AfroDesiaCity

Patrick Kimble

Associate Asset Manager, The Davis Companies

Joel Barerra

Director of Strategic and Business Planning, Massport

Veronica Robles

Co-founder and Director, Veronica Robles Cultural Center

Dean Hara

Financial Advisor, Retired,

Marc Knowlton

Vice President of Corporate Finance, State Street Bank

Rebecca Lee

Member, Mintz Levin

Mary Kay Leonard

Chair, Board of Advisors

Marty Mazzone

COO and General Counsel, Center for Advancing the American Dream,

Jennifer McMahon

Regional Director of Sales and Marketing, Boston Harbor Hotel

Charlayne Murrell-Smith

Vice President, External Relations & Corporate Development, Boston Children's Museum

Tom Powers

Former President , Boston Harbor Island Alliance

Sarah Finnie Robinson

The 51 Percent Project Senior Fellow, Institute for Sustainable Energy Boston University

Venkat Srinivasan

Chairman and Founder, EnglishHelper and KnowYourMeds

Leverett Wing

President and General Manager, Lee Wing Management

Governor Michael Dukakis

Distinguished Professor of Political Science, Northeastern University

Governor William Weld

Principal, ML Strategies, LLC