Meet Our Board Members: Pam Reeve, Chair, The Commonwealth Institute


MassTLC’s Board of Trustees consists of innovative leaders from across the tech industry, academia, and the broader Massachusetts business community. Our trustees have invented foundational apps that we now take for granted, created companies that are household names, dedicated themselves to using their technology to improve lives, trained business leaders, invested in the local economy, and much more.






Pam Reeve

Chair, The Commonwealth Institute

Pamela Reeve is Chair of The Commonwealth Institute, working with women CEOs, entrepreneurs and business leaders to help them grow their businesses and their careers.  She is the former CEO of Lightbridge, Inc. a company she headed from start up in 1989, took public in 1996, and ran for 15 years.   Prior to joining Lightbridge, Reeve spent eleven years at the Boston Consulting Group, one of the world’s leading management consulting firms.  Her prior experience includes National Project Manager for a program funded by National Endowment for the Humanities, and real estate finance and development.

Pam was the founding CEO of, the Boston wireless initiative, appointed by Boston’s Mayor Thomas Menino, and ran that project from 2006-2008.  In 2011 she was appointed by Governor Deval Patrick to the Board of the Massachusetts Tech Collaborative.   She is co-founder and vice chair of the Winchester Community Service Foundation, which created the service learning program operating in the Winchester school system since 2004.

Reeve was chosen as the 2000 Entrepreneur of the Year in Software and Technology by Ernst & Young, 2002 CEO of the Year by the Massachusetts Telecom Council, and has received numerous other leadership recognitions and awards, including Director of the Year. Reeve earned her MBA degree, with distinction, from the Harvard Business School, and received her undergraduate degree, with honors, from the University of Georgia Honors Program.

Leadership Roles

  • American Tower, Lead Director
  • Frontier Communications, Chair
  • Partners Healthcare
  • Mass General Physicians Organization, ViceChair
  • DentaQuest, Chair
  • The Commonwealth Institute
  • Mass Tech Collaborative


  • Companies: The Boston Consulting Group, Lightbridge, Inc.
  • Roles: Consultant, Founder/COO/CEO
  • University Affiliations: HBS Reunion Committee, MIT Sloan (guest lecturer), served on Bentley Business School Advisory Council