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Joan Bernice Ronayne, Business strategy consultant. John Harvard scholar, 1986, 87, Kosciuszko Foundation scholar, 1991; recipient Certified of Appreciation, Archdiocese of Boston, 1990, Elizabeth Cary Agassiz award Radcliffe College, 1986, 87, 88.


Ronayne, Joan Bernice was born on September 23, 1966 in Needham, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Joseph Stephen and Joan Bernice (Mack) Ronayne.


AB magna cum laude, Harvard University, 1988. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1993.


Research associate Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington, 1985. Analyst Union Francais de Banques-Locabail, Paris, 1986. Consultant Alternative Investment Corporation, Boston, 1987.

Consultant, manager research associates Monitor Company, Cambridge, 1988-1991. Investment banking associate Goldman Sachs, New York City, 1992. Real estate investment banking associate Merrill Lynch & Company, 1993-1996.

Investment banking associate in technical section Cowen & Company, Boston, 1996—1998. President Opportunity Partners, Acton, since 1998. Consultant in field; joint participant Washington International Studies Center Program and Harvard Summer in Washington Program, 1985.


  • Other Work

    • Business editor Harvard Crimson, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1984-1988.


Member Needham Town Meeting, 1989-1994. Religious education teacher St. Joseph's Parish, Needham, 1989-1990. Member visiting fellows committee John F. Kennedy School Government, Cambridge, 1985-1987.

Member executive board Harvard Crimson Key Society, 1985-1988. Member National Association of Female Executives, American Management Association, Radcliffe Club, Harvard Club, Rotary (Goodwill Ambassador to Soviet Union 1990), Phi Beta Kappa.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, sports.


Joseph Stephen Ronayne

Joan Bernice (Mack) Ronayne