Taking Sides for Success – 2011

Thank you to everyone who helped to make our inaugural event  huge success!


Check out more pictures HERE!

2011 Honoree
Dr. Carol R. Johnson
Superintendent of Boston Public Schools

with an introduction by
George A. Russell, Jr.
Executive Vice President and Director of Corporate Citizenship
at State Street Corporation

and special guest
Douglas B. Reeves, Ph.D.
Founder of the Leadership & Learning Center

Honorary Committee

Mayor Thomas M. Menino, Chair
Lawrence Bacow, President Emeritus of Tufts University
Lawrence DiCara, Nixon Peabody
Kitty & Michael Dukakis, Fmr Governor and First Lady
Grace Fey, Grace Fey Advisors
William Fitzsimmons, Harvard University
Robert Gittens, Northeastern University
Rev. Dr. Gregory G. Groover, Sr. Boston Public Schools Committee Chair
Paul Guzzi, Boston Chamber of Commerce
Charles Hieken, Fish & Richardson
Hon. Jay Kaufman, 15th Middlesex District
Jane Owens, WGBH Board of Overseers
Marchelle Raynor, Boston Public Schools Committee
Douglas B. Reeves, Ph.D., The Leadership & Learning Center
Rusty Stieff, Boston Private Bank & Trust Co.
Laurence H. Tribe, Harvard Law School
Clayton Turnbull, The Waldwin Group
Eric Van Loon, JAMS

Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Headline Sponsor:


Gold Sponsors:






Josh Alwitt & Peg Pike

Douglas B. Reeves, Ph.DSilver Sponsors:

Andrew Brokos


Bronze Sponsors:

Lauren & Tim Averill
Tom Nakayama
David Wolfish

Want to get involved in next year’s event? Email takingsides@bostondebate.org

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