New Commonwealth Fund

Who We Are

At NCF, we make our values visible. We are proximate to the communities we serve – from our staff, to our board to our volunteers.

NCF Staff

Dr. Makeeba McCreary
Sidney Bowden
Manager of Community Partnerships
Olivia Chin
Manager of Portfolio Impact & Capacity Building
Lilliam Doriscat
Director of Operations
Heidi Flood
Chief of Fund Development
Nadia Harden
Chief of Staff
Will Herberich
Chief of Communications
Daniela Mira
Manager of Portfolio Impact & Skills-Based Volunteering
Joe Okafor
Manager of Special Projects
Zac Rich
Chief of Program & Evaluation
Jennifer Smith
Chief of Efficacy

Board of Directors

Damian Wilmot
Chair / Founder
Chief Legal Officer, BridgeBio
Dr. Myechia Minter-Jordan
Vice-Chair / Founder
President & CEO, CareQuest Institute for Oral Health
Dominic Blue
Head of Third-Party Distribution and New Markets, MassMutual
Juan Concepcion
Founding Ally
Senior Counsel, Legal Director of Global Employment, Boston Scientific
Dr. Gerard Cox
Founding Ally
Principal, Gerard Cox & Associates
Linda Dorcena Forry
Principal, LDF Holdings LLC
Pamela Everhart
SVP, Head of Regional Public Affairs & Community Relations, Fidelity Investments
Rachel Felix
SVP, Chief Marketing & Growth Officer, Boston Medical Center
Paul Francisco
SVP, Chief Diversity Officer, State Street Corporation
Damon Hart
EVP, Chief Legal Officer & Secretary, Liberty Mutual
Keon Holmes
Managing Director, Cambridge Associates
Manuel Lopes
President & CEO, Fallon Health
Fred Lowery
SVP, President Customer Channels, Thermo Fisher Scientific
Devin McCourty
Studio Analyst, NBC Sports
Quincy Miller
President, Eastern Bankshares, Inc. and Vice Chair & President, Eastern Bank
Rodney Pratt
SVP & Chief Legal Officer, LVMH
Greg Shell
Managing Partner, Head of Inclusive Growth Strategy, Goldman Sachs
BJ Trach
Partner & Executive Committee Member, Latham & Wilkins

Board of Advisors

Carla Reeves

Director (Partner), Employment and Litigation, Goulston & Storrs

Orlando Watkins

Vice President and Chief Program Officer, The Boston Foundation

Hilina D. Ajakaiye

EVP, Meet Boston

Robert Alan

Head of Global Consultant Relations, Putman Investments

Che Anderson

Assistant Vice Chancellor for City & Community Relations, University of Massachusetts Medical School

Michael Bobbitt

Executive Director, Mass Cultural Council

Bithiah Carter

President & CEO, Give Black Alliance

Chris Cook

Executive Director, Rose F. Kennedy Greenway Conservancy

Mo Cowan

Chief Legal and External Affairs Officer, Devoted Health

Michael Curry

President & CEO, Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers

Deb Enos

Professional Advisor & Board Member/ Senior Executive

Stephen Hall

Partner, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

David Howse

President, California College of the Arts

Duane Jackson

Managing Member, Alinea Capital Partners, LLC

Malia Lazu

Founder & CEO, The Urban Labs and Lecturer, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Valerie Mosely

Founder, BrightUp

Dr. Gislaine Ngounou

Senior Advisor of Organizational Development and Adaptive Change, Co-Impact

Femi Obi

Partner, Advisory Market Leader, Principal, New England & Upstate New York, KPMG US

Terrence O’Toole

Vice President, Client Relations & Development, BNY Mellon

Colette Phillips
Founding Ally

President & CEO, Colette Phillips Communications and Founder & President, Get Konnected! and The GK Fund

Desiree Ralls-Morrison

EVP, Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary, McDonald’s

Marta T. Rosa

Interim EVP & Special Assistant to the President, President, MTR Consulting

Darryl Settles

President & Managing Partner, Catalyst Ventures Development

Andrea Silbert

President, Eos Foundation

Lauren Smith

Vice President of Strategic Portfolios, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Rebekah Splaine Salwasser

EVP of Social Impact, Boston Red Sox and Executive Director, Red Sox Foundation

Marie St. Fleur

Principal, St. Fleur Communications

Corey Thomas

Chairman & CEO, Rapid7

Kenn Turner

President & CEO, Massachusetts Life Sciences Center

Pratt Wiley

President & CEO, The Partnership, Inc.