Posse News Archive

Posse Boston News Archive

Winter 2017

State Street VP Joins Boston Advisory Board

​Posse Boston is thrilled to welcome Lynn Blake, executive vice president of State Street Global Advisors (SSGA) and CIO of Global Equity Beta Solutions, to the Posse Boston Advisory Board. Read More

Fall 2016

​State Street EVP Leaves Strong Legacy

Paul Selian, the executive vice president and international treasurer at State Street, stepped down from his chairmanship of the Posse Boston Advisory Board. During his tenure he contributed to incredible growth at the organization. Read More

Fall 2016

​Boston Advisory Board Announces New Chair, Adds Member

Bain Capital Operating Partner Annie Seibold Drapeau is the new chair of the Posse Boston Advisory Board. Read More

Fall 2016

​Hamilton Alumna Headed to Harvard Law

Denise Ghartey, a 2012 graduate of Hamilton College, was awarded a full scholarship to attend Harvard Law School. Read More

Fall 2016

Alnylam Pharmaceuticals Hires Two Posse Interns

Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, a growing leader in Boston’s pharmaceutical industry, is working with Posse to create workforce opportunities for Scholars interested in biotechnology. Read More

Spring 2016

​Governor Baker Welcomes New Scholars from Boston

The Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel could barely contain the excitement of 60 high school students as they officially became Posse Scholars before an audience of friends, family, and Posse supporters at the 2016 Awards Ceremony. Read More

Spring 2016

Alumni Bring Posse Network To Mayor’s Office

​Boston Mayor Marty Walsh is halfway to having a full Posse in his administration. Read More

Spring 2016

Scholars, Career Program Partners Connect at Annual Event

​Posse Boston’s Career Day, hosted by State Street, introduced 95 Scholars to professionals from 38 Career Program partners during a series of workshops and panels. Read More

Spring 2016

Four Boston Leaders Join Advisory Board

Amy Gutschenritter of Bank of America Merchant Services, Barbara “Bobbi” Kates-Garnick of Tufts University, Melissa Reilly of FMRCo, and Marcus Smith of MFS Investment Management are the newest members of the Posse Boston Advisory Board. Read More

Fall 2015

Immersion Program Prepares STEM Scholars for Success

​As a part of Pre-Collegiate Training, Scholars selected to attend Bryn Mawr College participate in an intensive two-week STEM immersion program to enhance their STEM knowledge through lectures, labs and field trips. Read More

Boston Advisory Board

Annie Seibold Drapeau, Chair

Lynn S. Blake
T. Michael Brock
Sakeenah Chapman
Kenneth DiPietro
Churchill G. Franklin
Linda Tilton Gibson
Amy Hurwitz Gutschenritter
James S. Hoyte
Bobbi Kates-Garnick
Susan McSwain
Kidus Mezgebu
Paul T. Quistberg
Melissa M. Reilly
Bill Rutledge
Catherine A. Saunders
Marcus L. Smith
William F. “Ted” Truscott
Geoff Tuff
Warren Valdmanis

Andrew Gallagher, Director

Boston Partner Colleges + Universities

Bryn Mawr College
Bucknell University
Centre College
Denison University
Hamilton College
Union College