Amy Smith Named One of Boston's Most Influential Women

Published in MIT News on April 26, 2013 by Nancy Adams, Communications Coordinator, D-Lab

Amy SmithOn April 23 at the Harvard Club in Boston, D-Lab founder and co-director Amy Smith was honored as one of “Boston’s Most Influential Women” by the Women of the Harvard Club Committee. Ten accomplished women who have created circles of access and influence in the areas of business, law, science, healthcare, philanthropy, government and academia were recognized during a festive gala. 

The committee stated that, “Each honoree, whether affiliated with a national corporation or from a local community, exhibits excellence in their demonstrated leadership, outstanding achievements and the enduring positive effects of their influence.”

Smith prepared the following comments which were shared with hundreds of attendees at the event:...

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