Household Goods Welcomes New Board Members

Mar 27, 2023

At the March Annual Meeting the Household Goods Board recognized retiring Board Members Jim Thompson, Cathy Waters, and Philip VanderWilden for their years of service, and elected two new members, Patrick Harlan and Shuaib Ismail.

Patrick is currently a Solution Analyst at McKinsey & Company. Focusing primarily on the infrastructure sector, Patrick has helped various companies achieve efficiency gains via operational and supply chain improvements. Having moved to Massachusetts to attend Boston College in 2016, Patrick currently resides in the downtown Boston area.



Shuaib presently holds the position of Capabilities and Insights Analyst at McKinsey & Company. Prior to his tenure at McKinsey, Shuaib served as the Chairman of the Transport and Housing Committee for the Graduate Student body while studying and working at the University of New Hampshire. Shuaib is from Lagos, Nigeria and currently lives in Revere, MA.