NEAC: New England Advisory Council

The New England Advisory Council (NEAC) is comprised of leaders of small- to middle-sized businesses throughout New England. Members advise the Bank and its management on economic matters throughout the Federal Reserve's First District.


as of March 19, 2013
  • Richard W. Anderson
    Massachusetts Capital Resource Company
    Boston, MA
  • Charles L. D'Amour
    President and Chief Operating Officer
    The Big Y
    Springfield, MA
  • Laura Grondin
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Virginia Industries, Inc.
    Rocky Hill, CT
  • Carlton L. Highsmith
    Founder and Vice Chairman
    The Specialized Packaging Group, Inc.
    Hamden, CT
  • Susan Mailman
    Owner and President
    Coghlin Electrical Contractors, Inc.
    Coghlin Network Services, Inc.
    Worcester, MA
  • Ernie Pomerleau
    Pomerleau Real Estate
    Burlington, VT
  • Marcy Reed
    National Grid Massachusetts
    Waltham, MA
  • Greg Shell
    Portfolio Manager
    Grantham, Mayo, Van Otterloo (GMO), International Active Division
    Boston, MA
  • Beth Williams
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Roxbury Technology
    Hyde Park, MA


  • James T. Brett
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    The New England Council
    Boston, MA