The Commonwealth Institute Welcomes Two New Corporate Advisory Board Members

The Commonwealth Institute is pleased to announce the appointment of Mindy McGinn of Morgan Stanley Smith Barney and Dana Baiocco of Jones Day to our Corporate Advisory Board (CAB). This dynamic advisory board is composed of executive level men and women from the business community who are committed to the mission of The Commonwealth Institute. They represent a combination of our sponsoring organizations and key influencers who can assist woman entrepreneurs. TCI Board Members Evelyn Murphy and Helene Solomon co-chair the CAB.

Mindy McGinn

Mindy McGinn
 is a Second Vice President of Wealth Management in Morgan Stanley Smith Barney’s Waltham, Massachusetts office. Mindy and her team manage over $1 billion for affluent individuals and families. They provide comprehensive financial planning, sophisticated investment management and administrative support with the goal of simplifying their clients’ complex lives. Mindy is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and leads her team’s financial planning efforts.


Dana Baiocco

Dana Baiocco
 is a partner at Jones Day, a global law firm with more than  2,500lawyers that opened a Boston office in January 2011. Her law practice areas include products liability, mass tort defense litigation, and aviation litigation and counseling. Clients describe Dana as a “very smart and tough” litigator, who is “very responsive and thorough” and “provides efficient and effective legal counsel relative to some very difficult situations.”

We are delighted to welcome Dana and Mindy to our Corporate Advisory Board. These talented women will contribute to the CAB and serve as effective TCI ambassadors in their firms and in the greater Boston business community. Their combined wealth of expertise in the financial and legal fields will be an asset to the women CEOs and entrepreneurs in our membership.

Corporate Advisory Board 2011/2012

Evelyn Murphy – Co-Chair, The WAGE Project, Inc.
Helene Solomon – Co-Chair, Solomon McCown & Company, Inc.
Dana Baiocco, Jones Day
Vincent Capozzi, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Deborah DiVerdi Carlson, Posternak Blankstein & Lund LLP
Marilyn Corbin, Citizens Bank
Rebecca Chasen, Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP
Rachelle Dubow, Bingham McCutchen LLP
Jill Fopiano, U.S. Trust
Kristin Keating, Ernst & Young LLP
Janet Lehman, KPMG
Mindy McGinn, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney
Ann Meade, Webster Bank
Mim Minichiello, EBS Capstone
Margaret Paget, Sherin and Lodgen LLP