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Carol Fulp
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Carol Fulp is President and CEO of The Partnership, Inc., New England's premier organization dedicated to enhancing the competitiveness of the region by attracting, training, retaining and convening professionals of color.

Prior to her appointment to The Partnership, Fulp was the Senior Vice President of Corporate Responsibility and Brand Initiatives at John Hancock Financial. Previously, Fulp was the Director of Community Programming and Human Resources for WCVB-TV and she also served as the Corporate Employee Relations Manager for the Gillette Company.

Fulp also serves on the Board of Trustees for Eastern Bank and as well as the Board of Directors for American Student Assistance Corporation where she is the marketing committee chair. Her civic boards include the Women's Leadership Board of the Harvard Kennedy School and she is a trustee of the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library Foundation, where she co-chaired the Profile in Courage Awards Dinner. In addition, she is on the board of Citizen's United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE) and is a founding co-chair of the Massachusetts Conference for Women.

She is the recipient of many honors including the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce Pinnacle Award, Museum of Afro-American History's Living Legend Award, Anti-Defamation League's Women of Valor Award, Massachusetts Democratic Party's Eleanor Roosevelt Award, Boston Barr Foundation's Public Service Award, Manulife Corporation's Global Citizen Award, United Nations of Greater Boston Global Leaders Award, and South African Partners Corporate Citizen Award. Boston Business Journal listed Fulp as one of the "50 Most Influential Bostonians" and Boston Magazine listed her as one of the "50 Most Powerful Women in Boston".

Fulp is a graduate of the University of the State of New York. She is a recipient of an honorary doctorate degree of law from New England Law Boston and a honorary doctorate degree from Salem State University. She is married to C. Bernard Fulp, Chairman of Go-Biz Solutions and Founder of Middlesex Bank & Trust Company. They reside in Boston.