TITLE: Executive Director
FOCUS AREAS: Youth sports, senior engagement, education, parks, and local business development.
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PROFILE: Richard C. Lynds is an attorney who serves as the East Boston Foundation’s executive director. As the foundation does not employ a traditional staff, grantmaking decisions are made by an 11-member volunteer board of trustees.
Lynds has been the owner of the Law Office of Richard Lynds since June 2002. He received his law degree from New England Law in Boston in 1997. On his LinkedIn profile, Lynds shares the following summary information about his background:
Represent clients throughout the Greater Boston Area primarily in the areas of Real Estate Conveyancing (Commercial & Residential), Land Use Development, Permitting and Zoning, with a focus on matters within the City of Boston. Regularly handle projects involving the Boston Inspectional Services Department (ISD), Zoning Board of Appeal (ZBA), Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) (including Article 80 Small and Large Project Review), Public Improvement Commission (PIC) (including Licenses, Discontinuances, Abandonments and Grants of Location), Landmarks Commission, and the Boston Parks Commission.