Harriet Warshaw

Harriet Warshaw is the Executive Director of The Conversation Project, a public engagement campaign to get everyone’s end of life wishes expressed and respected. Harriet brings over thirty-five years of management experience in both the public and private sectors. These include senior positions at The Boston Hospital for Women, New England Baptist Hospital, Genzyme Corporation and the New England Healthcare Institute. In addition she has held elected office in the Town of Wellesley, Ma including 10 years on the Wellesley Board of Health and 9 years as a member of the Wellesley Board of Selectmen. She has served on numerous commissions and boards including chairing Combine Jewish Philanthropies’ Commission on Caring and Social Justice and as President of Temple Beth Elohim, Wellesley, MA Board of Trustees. It was a commitment made to her mother as she was dying that drew her to this work. Harriet’s mom wanted Harriet to help others die as graciously and with as much compassion as she did.