North Hill Board & Senior Management

Katherine (Gig) Babson Jr.


Katherine (Gig) Babson Jr. has been a Board Member of North Hill since 2015 and serves on the Health Care, HCBS and Marketing Committees. Ms. Babson is Senior Counsel (previously Partner) in the department of Private Clients Group at the law firm of Nixon Peabody in Boston where she has worked since 2002. Before her career began at Nixon Peabody, she was Partner at the law firm of Hutchins, Wheeler and Dittmar. She is also a Fellow, American College of Trust and Estate Counsel and was selected by her peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers of America for 17 years. Ms. Babson has served on the boards of other non-profit organizations including Babson College, Vermont Academy, and Carleton Willard Village.

Ms. Babson also serves on the President’s Advisory Council at Vassar College. In the past, she served on other civic boards which included Wellesley’s Symphony Orchestra, Children’s Community Center, Scholarship Foundation, Community Center and was Wellesley’s Club President from 1999-2000. She was Town Moderator from 1984 through 1991 and is currently a Town Meeting Member. Ms. Babson received her AB from Vassar College, her MBA from Babson College, her JD from Boston College Law School, and her Honorary Doctor of Law from Babson College.