Bob Ferrara, Chairman of the Board of Trustees
Bob Ferrara is senior director of Strategic Planning, Communications and Alumni Relations for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Division of Student Life (DSL). In this capacity, he works extensively with the MIT Alumni Association and a broad cross-section of MIT alumni. He is the MIT 1967 Class President and a board member and past President of the MIT Club of Boston. Prior to this appointment, he held a senior position in MIT’s Information Systems group and served as Treasurer on the Northeast Regional Computing Program, and EDUCAUSE-affiliated consortium of 160 institutions focused on improving information technology in education, academic research and educational administration throughout the northeast. Bob holds a bachelors degree from MIT in mechanical engineering, and an MBA from Harvard University. Bob and his wife live in Acton, Massachusetts.