Jacqueline C. Morby

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Founding Board Member

Jacqueline Morby is a Senior Advisor of TA Associates, a private equity firm.  She joined TA Associates in 1978, became a Managing Director in 1982, and served on the firm’s four member Executive Committee from 1988 to 2001.  She retired from active investing in 2003 but continues to serve as Senior Advisor of the firm.  Formed in 1968, TA Associates, operating from offices in Boston, Menlo Park, London, Mumbai and Hong Kong, manages $11 billion of private equity growth capital.  The firm invests in a wide variety of technology and service industries.  

Mrs. Morby graduated from Stanford University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and from the Simmons Graduate Management School with a Masters in Management degree.  She is on the Boards of Directors of ANSYS, Inc. (Public) and Axioma, Inc. (Private).  She has also served as a Director of the following public companies:  Axent Technologies, Inc., BMC Software, Inc., Boron, LePore & Associates, Inc., Ontrack Computer Systems Inc., Smith-Gardner & Associates, Inc., System Software Associates, Sierra On-Line Inc., and AI Corp as well as Pacific Life Corporation.

Mrs. Morby serves on the Boards of Trustees of Simmons College, the Andy Warhol Museum, the Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh, and on the Boards of Directors of Lead Pittsburgh, the Cure Alzheimer's Fund and Population Action International in Washington D.C.  She also serves on the Carnegie Mellon School of Computer Science Dean's Advisory Board and is a member of the International Women’s Forum.