Board of Trustees Members of the Board of Trustees provide strategic direction and oversight to MGH leaders and serve as ambassadors for the MGH within the community. (Board of Trustees as of March 2017) Trustees Sen. William Maurice Cowan Charles K. Gifford H. Robert Horvitz, PhD Jonathan A. Kraft David H. Long Carl J. Martignetti Cathy E. Minehan Greg Pauly Nitin Nohria Diane B. Patrick Susan P. Peters Phillip T. Ragon David W. Rattner, MD Jerrold F. Rosenbaum, MD Mark Schwartz Peter L. Slavin, MD Barry R. Sloane Henri A. Termeer Honorary Trustees Charles C. Ames W. Gerald Austen, MD James I. Cash, Jr., PhD Judy B. Friend Matina S. Horner, PhD John A. Kaneb Edward P. Lawrence, Esq. Colette A.M. Phillips George Putnam Patricia F. Ribakoff Mrs. Karl Riemer G. Neal Ryland Phillip A. Sharp, PhD Ronald L. Skates Dorothy A. Terrell W. Nicholas Thorndike Stephen G. Woodsum Officers Cathy E. Minehan (Chair) Peter L. Slavin, M.D. (President) Peter K. Markell (Treasurer) John R. Higham, Esq. (Secretary) Shea S. Asfaw (Assistant Secretary) Sally Mason Boemer (Assistant Treasurer) For more information about the MGH Board of Trustees, contact Shea Asfaw, chief of staff.