Board of Trustees

2019-2020 Trustees

Trustees

Debora de Hoyos ’75 P’07
CHAIR, Board of Trustees Partner, Mayer Brown LLC
J.D., Evanston, Illinois 

Christopher T. Pasko S’90 
VICE CHAIR, Board of Trustees Partner, PJT Partners
M.B.A., Wellesley, Massachusetts

Paula A. Johnson
President, Wellesley College
M.D., Wellesley, Massachusetts

Todd Abbrecht 
Co-Chief Executive Officer, THL
M.B.A., Wellesley, Massachusetts   

Kenneth G. Bartels S'73
Former President and Chief Executive Officer, Paxton Properties
M.B.A., Greenwich, Connecticut 

M. Amy Batchelor ’88
Co-Founder, Anchor Point Foundation
B.A., Boulder, Colorado

Brian C. Broderick 
Partner, Hemenway & Barnes LLP
J.D., Boston, Massachusetts

Laura Wood Cantopher ’84
Retired executive, Grenzebach Glier & Associate
President, Wellesley College Alumnae Association
M.B.A., Charleston, South Carolina

Anne Shen Chao ’73
Adjunct Lecturer in the Humanities, Rice University
Ph.D., Houston, Texas

Elyse Cherry ’75
CEO, BlueHub Capital
J.D.., Boston, Massachusetts

Callie Crossley ’73
Host/Executive Editor of “Under the Radar with Callie Crossley” and “Basic Black” TV Program
Weekly Commenter on WGBH’s Morning Edition
J.D., Cambridge, Massachusetts

Ophelia Dahl ’94 
Co-Founder and Chair of the Board, Partners in Health
B.A., Cambridge, Massachusetts

Elizabeth Desmond ’83 
Deputy CEO and Chief Investment Officer, International Equities, Mondrian Investment Partners
M.A., London, United Kingdom

Suzanne Frey ’93
Vice President, Google
M.B.A., Los Gatos, California

Laura Daignault Gates ’72
Former Principal, McKinsey & Company
M.B.A., Charleston, South Carolina  

Sarah Jane Gunter ’92
Vice President, Latin America Consumer Business, Amazon
M.B.A., Seattle, Washington

Cheryl Haywood ’84
Teacher, Washington Latin Public Charter School
J.D., Washington, District of Columbia

Amanda Hernandez ’18
Research Assistant, Silent Spring Institute
B.A., Somerville, MA

Maia Heymann ’89
Co-Founder, Converge
B.A., Concord, Massachusetts

Douglas Hollett S'83
President, Melroy & Hollett Technology Partners
M.S., Arlington, Virginia

Sandra Horbach ’82
Managing Director, The Carlyle Group
M.B.A., New York, New York

Susan Saltzbart Kilsby '80 
Former Chairman, Shire plc
M.B.A., Switzerland

Patrick Lee S’81 P’16
Co-Founder and Principal, Trinity Financial
B.A., Boston, Massachusetts

Susan Koenigsberg Lucas ’83 P’14
Chief Operating Officer, Wealth Strategist Partners 
B.A., Chicago, Illinois

Ellen R. Marram ’68
President, The Barnegat Group LLC
M.B.A., New York, New York 

Elizabeth F. McCormack '83
Professor of Physics, Bowdoin College
Ph.D., Brunswick, Maine 

Lia Gelin Poorvu ’56
Retired Lecturer, Romance Languages, Tufts University 
M.A., Cambridge, Massachusetts 

Sophia Shaw ’91 
Co-founder and managing partner, Acorn Advisors LLC 
M.A., M.B.A., Chicago, Illinois 

Jennifer Smith ’87
​Partner, Hogan Lovells US LLP
B.A., Houston, Texas

Grace Y. Toh ’83
CEO, Abbington Investment Group LLC 
M.B.A., Leesburg, Virginia

Peter Tufano S'79
Peter Moores Dean and Professor of Finance, Said Business School, University of Oxford 
Ph. D., Cambridge, Massachusetts

Sue Wagner ’82 
Co-Founder and Board Member, BlackRock
M.B.A., Mount Kisco, New York 

Alvia J. Wardlaw ’69
Director/Curator, University Museum at Texas Southern University
Professor of Art History, Department of Visual and Performing Arts, Texas Southern University
Ph.D., Houston, Texas

 

Trustees Emeriti

  • Walter M. Cabot M.B.A., Dover, Massachusetts
  • Ruth Chang S.M., Needham, Massachusetts
  • Alison Li Chung M.B.A., Chicago, Illinois
  • Alicia M. Cooney M.B.A., Boston, Massachusetts
  • Prudence Slitor Crozier Ph.D., Wellesley Massachusetts
  • Nader F. Darehshori B.A., Wellesley, Massachusetts
  • Nelson J. Darling Jr. LL.B., Swampscott, Massachusetts
  • Alecia A. DeCoudreaux J.D., Falmouth, Massachusetts
  • Thomas Faust, M.B.A., Wellesley, Massachusetts
  • Camilla Chandler Frost B.A., Los Angeles, California
  • M. Dozier Gardner M.B.A., Brookline, Massachusetts
  • Luella Gross Goldberg B.A., Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Victoria J. Herget M.B.A., Chicago, Illinois
  • Dorothy Chao Jenkins, B.A., Lakeland, Florida
  • Lynne Dixon Johnston, B.A., Princeton, New Jersey
  • Judith Gaillard Jones B.A., Pacific Palisades, California
  • Lois Juliber M.B.A. Quogue, New York
  • Hilda Rosenbaum Kahne Ph.D., Lexington, Massachusetts
  • William S. Kaiser M.B.A., Wellesley, Massachusetts
  • Katherine Stone Kaufmann Ed.D., Wellesley, Massachusetts
  • Stephen W. Kidder J.D., Belmont, Massachusetts
  • Gail Heitler Klapper J.D., Denver, Colorado
  • James T. Kloppenberg Ph.D., Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Sidney R. Knafel M.B.A., New York, New York
  • Edward P. Lawrence B.A., Brookline, Massachusetts
  • Robert A. Lawrence B.A., Dedham, Massachusetts
  • Pamela Leach Lewis LL.M., Jamaica Estates, New York
  • Ellen Goldberg Luger J.D., Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Laura Russell Malkin B.A., London, United Kingdom
  • Pamela A. Melroy M.S., Arlington, Virginia
  • Ellen Gill Miller M.B.A., McLean, Virginia
  • Regina Montoya J.D., Dallas, Texas
  • Theresa Mall Mullarkey B.A., Locust Valley, New York
  • Beth Pfeiffer M.B.A., Boston, Massachusetts
  • Elizabeth Strauss Pforzheimer B.A., Scarsdale, New York
  • Norton Reamer M.B.A., Boston, Massachusetts
  • Meredith Riggs Spangler M.A., Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Estelle Newman Tanner B.A., New York, New York
  • Dorothy Dann Collins Torbert B.A., Dallas, Texas
  • Lulu Chow Wang M.B.A., New York, New York
  • Mary White M.D., New York, New York
  • Bunny Winter M.B.A., Atlanta, Georgia

The Board may be contacted at WellesleyBoard@wellesley.edu.

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