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Elena Palladino

Secretary of the Board of Trustees and Secretary of the College


Elena Palladino supports the operations of Smith’s board and serves as an adviser to the president and board chair on matters of institutional governance. She acts as liaison between the board and the college. As an officer of the college, she maintains all official board documents and records. Elena is a graduate of Simmons College and holds an M.A. in literary and cultural studies from Carnegie Mellon University and an Ed.M. in higher education from Harvard University.