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Nelson C. Lees

Of Counsel


Massachusetts Institute of Technology, S.B., Columbia University, M.A. 


Winchester, Massachusetts

Ned joined Marts & Lundy in 1987 and served on the Board of Directors from 1994 to 1996. This followed a distinguished career in development at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Prior to his work at MIT he served as a Lieutenant in the U.S. Army Security Agency.
Ned brings a strongly quantitative and analytical approach to assessing development programs and campaign plans. This helps clients to understand their real potential, their capacity to achieve it, how best to organize for it, and to assess their performance relative to peer institutions.

Partial List of Clients Served


Boston University, MA

Brandeis University, MA

Case Western Reserve University, OH

Georgia Institute of Technology, GA

Lewis University, IL

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Foundation, LA

Loyola University Health System, IL

Methodist Hospital Foundation, TX

Muhlenberg College, PA

Palo Alto Medical Foundation, CA

Punahou School, HI

Stony Brook University, NY

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, AR

University of Minnesota Foundation, MN

University of Rochester, NY

University of Rochester Medical Center, NY

Wake Forest University, NC

Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, NC