Patricia Greene

Patricia Greene, Professor Emerita

Professor Emerita

Entrepreneurship Division

Patricia Greene is Professor Emerita at Babson College. From 2017–2019, she served as the presidentially-appointed 18th Director of the Women’s Bureau, U.S. Department of Labor. Prior to her term in Washington, D.C., she held the Paul T. Babson Chair in Entrepreneurial Studies at Babson College where she formerly served as Provost (2006–2008) and Dean of the Undergraduate School (2003–2006).

Dr. Greene’s research focuses on the identification, acquisition, and combination of entrepreneurial resources, particularly by women and minority entrepreneurs. She is a founding member of the Diana Project and the founding national academic director for Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program.