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Elisa van Dam

Senior Director, Executive Education and Corporate Outreach
Simmons University

Elisa van Dam

As Senior Director of Executive Education at the Simmons School of Business, Elisa van Dam leads a team that produces customized programs for organizations seeking to develop women leaders and improve gender equity. She is also responsible for corporate outreach for the school, which includes working with the Business Advisory Council and Alumni Association. Van Dam is the co-founder and chair of the Simmons Women's Initiative Forum, a group for people that run women's networks and employee resource groups at their organizations. Before joining Simmons, she was Director of Information Technology Programs at Boston University's Corporate Education Center, and Vice President for Content and Learning at a global corporate event management company. van Dam is a member of the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce Women's Network Advisory Board and a co-chair of the Boston Chapter of 2020 Women on Boards.