Cathy E. Minehan is an active profit and not for profit board member of entities engaged in major commercial activity, healthcare and education. She is the Managing Director of Arlington Advisory Partners LLC and has a wealth of experience in over 45 years at various executive and CEO levels.
Ms. Minehan retired from the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston in July 2007 after 39 years with the Federal Reserve System, having served as the President and Chief Executive of the Boston Bank and a member of the Federal Open Market Committee from July 1994 on.
From August 2011 to June 2016 she served as Dean of the School of Management at Simmons College, known for its MBA for women and for it’s all on-line offerings. Ms. Minehan is a graduate of the University of Rochester and is a member of the University’s Board of Trustees. She holds an MBA from New York University and was named a distinguished Alumna from New York University in 1995.
Currently, Ms. Minehan is a director of Bright Horizons Family Solutions LLC, The MITRE Corporation and the Brookings Institution. She is Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Massachusetts General Hospital and a Board Member of Partners Healthcare System. She is co-chair of the Boston Women’s Workforce Council which works to end the gender wage gap in Boston. She is also a member of the board of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, and of the board of WGBH, a public broadcasting station in Boston.
She is an elected fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and was named the Public Company Director of the Year (New England NACD 2012); NACD Top 100 Directors in 2013; and 2015 Shattuck City Champion (Boston). She is the recipient of many other honors and distinctions.