Chairperson for the Phyllis and Jerome Lyle Rappaport Foundation
Phyllis Rappaport is the chairperson for the Phyllis and Jerome Lyle Rappaport Foundation. She is also a Director of the New Boston Fund, Inc., a real estate investment company with $1.5 billion in assets under management, and Co-Founder and Director of the Cure Alzheimer’s Fund.
Ms. Rappaport has an extensive background in public and non-profit service, including serving as an elected member of the Lincoln-Sudbury Regional School Committee for seven years. She serves on college, hospital, museum, and public policy boards throughout the region including the President’s Council of Massachusetts General Hospital, the DeCordova Museum, and the Advisory Board for Harvard University’s Taubman Center for State and Local Government.
Previously, Ms. Rappaport held leadership positions at corporations such as Hewlett Packard and PricewaterhouseCoopers. Ms. Rappaport graduated from Smith College and Simmons Graduate School of Management.Over the years, Mr. Rappaport has been a dedicated and generous contributor to numerous charitable and civic organizations in Boston, and the Rappaport Foundation will continue that tradition. His wife and ten children have also provided substantial leadership to various communities and public service endeavors locally and nationally.