Sheridan, Robert

Edward "Ed" Frechette

Ed is an adjunct professor at Boston College, focusing on social impact and social entrepreneurship. After 30 years working in marketing for brands like Dunkin’ Donuts and Au Bon Pain, Ed switched gears to work with high-risk young adults looking to turn their lives around.  He worked at UTEC, Inc. in Lowell for seven years, helping to create three social enterprises where 18-24 year olds could get some real-world work experience before moving on to work for others. Ed lives with his wife Ellen in Dorchester and has three grown and married children.