Dana G. Mead
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Company executive (automotive technology); Academic and cultural institution board member
Leadership, Policy, and Communications
Business, Corporate, and Philanthropic Leadership
Chairman. Chair of the MIT Corporation since 2003. Long interested and involved in international economics and commerce, he was chairman and chief executive officer of Tenneco (1994-1999) and its President and Chief Operating Officer (1992-1994). Executive Vice President, International Paper Company (1989-1992). President of the Royal Shakespeare Company America and Chair, Business Advisory Council of the United Nations Office for Project Services.