Molly Newbold Downer, Secretary

Molly has been a Managing Director of First Republic Bank in Boston since 2006. She has a long career of high-quality service at many of Boston’s premier financial institutions, including Boston Private Bank & Trust, Citizens Bank, State Street, and Fleet Bank of Massachusetts. Molly holds a BA from Wellesley College and earned her MBA from Harvard Business School.

Molly is a resident of Cambridge and is active in supporting the nonprofit community in the greater Boston area. She has been a Board member and supporter of the Patriots’ Trail Girl Scout Council, Cambridge Cares about Aids, On the Rise, and Women Entrepreneurs in Science & Technology. In addition, she was the co-founder of SquashBusters, an after-school program combining squash instruction, academics, community service and mentoring to urban kids in the Boston area . She is currently on the Board of Empower Success Corps and Longwood Cricket Club.