Note: Photo taken December 2018 and does not include Lauren Smith who joined our board January 2019.
Marcy L. Reed
Marcy L. Reed was elected to the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Board in 2016. As a director, she helps set the company’s strategy and overall direction. Within a highly competitive and highly regulated business environment, the board oversees and governs BCBSMA's operations, which includes the provision of health coverage to individuals and public and private employers. Marcy serves on the Board’s Corporate Contributions Committee, Finance and Business Performance Committee and the Human Resources Committee.
Marcy is president of National Grid’s Massachusetts business and executive vice president of U.S. Policy & Social Impact. She is responsible for the gas and electricity businesses in Massachusetts, including their operational, customer service, financial, and reputational outcomes. In addition, she leads energy policy development for the U.S. business and the effective implementation of National Grid’s new social mobility platform. Marcy joined National Grid in 1988 and has held various positions in finance, merger integration, corporate affairs, and business operations. She also spent three years in London as the head of investor relations for National Grid.
Marcy sits on the boards of Northeastern University, the Massachusetts Business Roundtable, the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce, The Partnership, and the New England Council. She is the global executive sponsor for National Grid’s Women in Networks employee resource group.
Marcy is a graduate of Dartmouth College and holds a master’s degree from Northeastern University. Married with two children, she lives in Concord, MA.