Babson Historical Association Trustees
Robert G. Babson, President
Robert G. Babson has been an officer and trustee for over 30 years, and currently serves as President of the Association and Chairman of the Board of Trustees. He is retired and lives with his wife Christine in Medfield, Massachusetts. They have two daughters, Esther and Margaret. Robert’s professional career has been in the fields of sales and marketing with a variety of organizations. He also serves as a trustee of two Medfield historical societies and is a volunteer/staff member for New Life Furniture Bank of MA in Walpole, Massachusetts..
Katherine L. Babson, Jr., Vice President
Katherine L. Babson, Jr. has been a trustee for almost 50 years, recently retiring as Treasurer after four decades. She is a widow and lives in Wellesley, Massachusetts, where she has been very active in her community, both on non-profit boards and in local town government. She is a trustee emerita at Babson College where she earned her MBA and active at Vassar College, her alma mater. She is a retired trusts and estates attorney.
Matthew M. Babson, Treasurer
Matthew M. Babson has been a Trustee for over 10 years and is currently the Treasurer. Matthew is an accountant and investment advisor living and working in Gloucester, Massachusetts. He is an avid cyclist and photographer.
Amanda L. Babson, Secretary
Amanda Babson has been a trustee since 2016 and currently is the clerk of the Association. She has her undergraduate degree from Carleton College and her PhD in Oceanography from the University of Washington. She works for the federal government as a scientist, lives in Narragansett, Rhode Island, and is an avid kayaker.
Marcia Babson Rogers
Marcia Babson Rogers, a member and trustee for more than 50 year, retired as the Secretary of the Association in 2017. She lives in Haverhill MA, is semi-retired from the family business and is involved in several community organizations.
David E. Babson
David E. Babson is a Trustee and served for 35 years as President of the Association and Chairman of the Board of Trustees (1980-2015). He is a veteran of the Vietnam War. He has both a law degree and a master in taxation from Boston University. He has a law practice in Gloucester. He lives in Annisquam and has three children and four grandchildren.
Mark R.Babson, a graduate of Babson College (’81), is a Gloucester native, transplanted to Philadelphia for 30 years where he has had a rewarding career as an experiential marketing professional. Recently returning to Massachusetts, Mark and his wife Sandi enjoy adventure traveling. He is an avid cyclist and an active member of The Mankind Project. One of his lifetime goals to is to visit all 50 state capitols with his daughters, Stephanie and Victoria.
David L. Babson III
David L. Babson III became a trustee in 2018. He is a programmer who has spent his career as serial entrepreneur starting four software companies. He has an undergraduate degree from Brown University and master degree from Cornell. He was raised on a New Hampshire farm but has lived in Raleigh, North Carolina for nearly 30 years with his wife and two adult children.
Andrew N.C. Babson
Andrew N.C. Babson studies youth development and educational policy and practice in global perspective. He is a Lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania, Adjunct Assistant Professor at Temple University, and graduate of St. Charles Preparatory School, Xavier University (AB), London School of Economics (MSc) and the University of Michigan (PhD). He was a Fredin Scholar at the University of Paris IV-Sorbonne, and consultant at the UNESCO-IIEP in Paris. He currently serves as an elected member of the Radnor Township (PA) Board of School Directors. He and his wife Emily are the parents of Grant and Isabel.