Malli Gero is co-founder and executive director of 2020 Women on Boards, a national campaign to increase the number of women on corporate boards to 20% or more by the year 2020. She is also principal of Gero Communications, a marketing communications firm.
Prior to starting Gero Communications Ms. Gero served as an account executive for public relations agencies in New York and Boston, working in the fashion and design, healthcare, B2B, and leisure industries. Her expertise includes developing and managing media and community relations campaigns, producing print and online collateral material, and coordinating special events and product introductions.
Ms. Gero is an active community volunteer. She chairs the board of More Than Words, an innovative social enterprise, and is past chair and president of the Coolidge Corner Theatre Foundation in Brookline, MA.
She has also served on the boards of the Brookline Educational Foundation, Ruggles Street Mission Hill Day Care Center, a division of Associated Day Care Services of Greater Boston, and Temple Ohabei Shalom in Brookline. She lives in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts with her husband, Michael.