Ms. Seaman graduated from Middlebury College, cum laude, and received her J.D., summa cum laude, from Boston University School of Law. Following law school, she clerked for the Honorable Juan R. Torruella of the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. Ms. Seaman then joined the Boston law firm of Palmer & Dodge LLP where she practiced employment law for 12 years, first as an associate and then as a partner of the firm. At Palmer & Dodge, higher education clients made up a large part of her practice. Ms. Seaman worked in the publishing industry before law school.
Mr. Serreze received his undergraduate degree from Cornell University and attended the University of Virginia School of Law, where he was an editor of the Virginia Law Review, a member of the Order of the Coif and the recipient of the Pro Bono Award. Following law school, Mr. Serreze clerked for the Honorable Sam J. Ervin III of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and the Honorable Paul H. Roney of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Before joining the Office of the General Counsel, Mr. Serreze practiced with the law firms of Ropes & Gray LLP and Locke Lord LLP in the areas of tax and public finance, primarily representing higher education and other nonprofit clients. At Harvard, Mr. Serreze advises on tax, charitable giving, and general business and corporate matters.
Ms. Wang received her A.B. magna cum laude from Harvard College and her J.D. from Harvard Law School, where she was Developments Editor of the Law Review. Before joining the Office of the General Counsel, Ms. Wang was a partner in the Boston office of the law firm DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary and prior to that a partner at Hill & Barlow in Boston, where she concentrated her practice on real estate development, land use planning, commercial leasing and affordable housing. Ms. Wang was appointed by Governor Patrick to the Massachusetts Judicial Nominating Commission, where she served from 2007 to 2009. At Harvard, she advises on institutional, commercial and residential real estate matters, including leasing, construction, environmental compliance, permitting, and a variety of related transactions.