Stephen B. Kay

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Senior Director, Goldman, Sachs & Company
Elected 1999
Chair, 2001 to 2007

Stephen B. Kay is a senior director of Goldman Sachs & Co., a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm.

Kay is a member of the Board of Directors and past chairman of CareGroup, Beth Israel Hospital, and the New England Regional Anti-Defamation League. Kay is co-chair of the Board of Trustees for the Boston Symphony Orchestra and founding director for Tenacity, a tennis/academic program for inner-city youth.

In addition, he is a former president of Harvard Business School Association of Boston.

Kay is a former trustee, executive committee member, investment committee chairman, and former treasurer for Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He is a past chairman of the Visiting Committee for Harvard School of Public Health and a member of the Dean's Advisory Council. Kay is a former vice chair of the Board of Overseers at Harvard University and a former director of Harvard Alumni Association and Controlled Risk Insurance Company. He is a former trustee of TH Lee Putnam Investment Trust.

At Brandeis, Kay has been a member of the President’s Council since 1977 and was chair of the Board of Trustees investment committee from 1998 to 2001.

Kay received a B.A. cum laude from Harvard University in 1956 and an M.B.A. from the Harvard Business School in 1958.