Meet the advisory board and staff that are inspiring New England's young people to find their paths to success!


NFTE New England Advisory Board

Linn Foster Freedman
Nixon Peabody

Bill Hughes & Patrick Supanc
VP of Business Development & Product Innovation, Director of Kindle Education, respectively
Pearson Education / Amazon

Barbara Lynch & Jefferson Macklin
Founder/CEO & President/COO, respectively
Barbara Lynch Gruppo

Saul Natansohn
Senior Vice President
Northern Trust

Sung Park
President & Founder
Umagination Labs LLC

Bryan Pearce, Board Chair
Global Director | Entrepreneur of the Year® & Venture Capital Advisory Group
Ernst & Young

Jeffrey Thomas
Vice Chairman
Atlantic Trust Private Wealth Management

Beth Williams
CEO, President & Owner
Roxbury Technology Corporation

NFTE New England Staff

Jennifer Green, Executive Director

Jennifer is the Executive Director for the NFTE New England chapter, leading local strategic planning and development initiatives while overseeing programmatic growth across the region. Jennifer first joined NFTE New England as the Program Director in the summer of 2010, responsible for program implementation and support for 25 teachers and over 1,000 students annually. Before joining NFTE, Jennifer served as the Managing Director for the nonprofit social enterprise Building Impact. There she managed operations and finances while overseeing program implementation. Jennifer’s previous professional experience also includes nonprofit consulting, social venture philanthropy, socially responsible investing and four years of events management.  She earned her MBA in Social Entrepreneurship from Babson College where she developed and launched her own social enterprise, Generate Change. She holds her BS from Boston University’s School of Hospitality Management.

Dori Wolfson, Program Director