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Wealth Gap Partnership Roster

The core of our partnership is our roster of more than 40 individuals from a number of organizations who work in close collaboration with partnership staff to shape our strategies.


  • Amalgamated Bank
    Priscilla Sims Brown, President and CEO Mark Walsh, Senior Vice President & New England Regional Director
  • Amplify Latinx
    Mirian Alvarez, Executive Administrator Tomás Gonzalez, Director of Community and Advocacy Eneida Roman, President and Chief Executive Officer
  • Asian Community Development Corporation
    Angie Liou, Executive Director Julia Zhu, Building Blocks Manager
  • Asian Community Fund
    Danielle Kim, Executive Director
  • Bank of America
    Miceal Chamberlain, President of Bank of America Greater Boston Hasan Oberoi, SVP, Enterprise Business Strategy & Intelligence, Bank of America
  • The Barr Foundation
    Jim Canales, President and Trustee Lisette Le, Director of Racial Wealth Equity Initiative
  • Black Economic Council of Massachusetts (BECMA)
    Alyssa Benalfew-Ramos, Chief of Policy Nicole Obi, President and CEO
  • The Boston Foundation
    Brian Conway, Finance Committee Chair, Board of Directors Linda Mason, Chair, Board of Directors Lee Pelton, President and CEO
  • Boston Indicators
    Luc Schuster, Executive Director
  • Boston Medical Center
    Thea James, Vice President of Mission and Associate Chief Medical Officer
  • City of Boston
    Tiffany Chu, Chief of Staff, Office of the Mayor Sheila Dillon, Chief of Housing Luis Frias, Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Boston Planning and Development Agency Segun Idowu, Chief of Economic Opportunity and Inclusion, Office of the Mayor Arthur Jemison, Chief of Planning and Director of Boston Planning and Development Agency
  • Citizens Bank
    Lisa Murray, President, Citizens Massachusetts Reza Aghamirzadeh,EVP, Head of Community Development
  • Citizens’ Housing & Planning Association (CHAPA)
    Rachel Heller, CEO
  • The Community Builders
    Bart Mitchell, President & CEO Elizabeth Gonzalez Suarez, Vice President of Community Life
  • Eastern Bank
    Bob Rivers, Chief Executive Officer and Chair, Board of Directors
  • Eastern Bank Foundation
    Jeff Fuhrer, Foundation Fellow Nancy Huntington Stager, President and CEO
  • Embrace Boston
    Imari Paris Jeffries, Executive Director
  • FHL Bank Boston
    Kenneth Willis, Senior Vice President
  • Fidelity Investments
    Pamela Everhart, Senior VP, Head of Regional Public Affairs and Community Relations
  • Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce
    Jim Rooney, President and CEO Amber Haskell, Director, Economic Inclusion
  • Habitat for Humanity
    James Kostaras, President and CEO
  • HSBC Bank USA
    Michael Viazzoli, Corporate Banking Executive, New England Region
  • Inquillinos Boricuas en Acción (IBA)
    Vanessa Calderón-Rosado, CEO
  • M & T Bank
    Grace Lee, Regional President of Eastern MA Jim Moore, Loan Officer
  • Massachusetts Affordable Housing Alliance (MAHA)
    Symone Crawford, Executive Director
  • Massachusetts Housing Partnership
    Elliot Schmiedl, Director of Homeownership Clark Ziegler, Executive Director
  • Massachusetts Life Sciences Center
    Kenn Turner, President and CEO
  • Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company
    Roger Crandall, Chairman, President, & CEO Sucharita S.K. Varanasi, Head of Public Policy
  • MassDevelopment
    Dan Rivera, President and CEO
  • MassHousing
    Mounzer Aylouche, Vice President of Homeownership Programs Chrystal Kornegay, Executive Director Tony Richards, Vice President of Equitable Business Development
  • OneUnited Bank
    Teri Williams, President and COO
  • Preservation of Affordable Housing
    Aaron Gornstein, President and CEO
  • State Street
    Ron O’Hanley, Chairman and CEO
  • State Street Foundation
    Joan Christel, President
  • What are advisors?
    Advisors provide the partnership members with insight, advice, and expertise, but do not take part in the Partnership's actions and activities.
  • Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
    Abadur Rahman, Sr. Community Development Analyst, Regional & Community Outreach Kate Hyeon, Community Development Analyst, Regional & Community Outreach
  • JPMorgan Chase
    Richard Macdonald, Managing Director, Commercial Bank Rafia Zahir-Uddin, Vice President, Global Philanthropy
  • Massachusetts Business Roundtable
    JD Chesloff, President & CEO Lauren Nwagboli, Director of Operations
  • New Commonwealth Racial Equity and Social Justice Fund
    Makeeba McCreary, President
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