Class of 2020-2021
Maxine Lum Mauricio is a seasoned senior executive with 25 years of experience primarily in mechanical and electrical construction, industrial and energy infrastructure, and building services industries. She brings key expertise and proven leadership in corporate governance, compliance, cybersecurity, financing, strategy development, and M&A experience. Ms. Mauricio currently serves on the Board of Directors of Novanta Inc. (NASDAQ: NOVT), a designer and manufacturer of precision photonics and motion control systems.
Currently, Ms. Mauricio serves as Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary of EMCOR Group, Inc. (NYSE: EME), a Fortune 500 company with over $9 billion in revenue and 33,000 employees. In this role, Ms. Mauricio advises the Board of Directors and its Committees on corporate governance, risk management, cybersecurity, and ESG initiatives. Ms. Mauricio has significant experience advising the Board on engagement with institutional investors and proxy advisors. She is also responsible for crisis management and pandemic protocols. Maxine has been a leader in the development, implementation, and oversight of company-wide D&I efforts, sexual harassment protocols, and anti-discrimination policies. Ms. Mauricio joined EMCOR in 2002 as Assistant General Counsel and was promoted to Vice President and Deputy General Counsel in 2012. She became the Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary of EMCOR in 2016 and was promoted to Executive Vice President in 2021.
Ms. Mauricio spent the first six years of her career at Ropes & Gray LLP as a corporate associate focused on structuring and closing M&A transactions and advising both corporate and private equity clients on financing activities, securities offerings, and public company compliance.
Ms. Mauricio is a member of the Dartmouth College Alumni Council serving on the Nominating and Alumni Trustee Search Committee. She is a Board Member and former Co-President of the Native American Alumni Association of Dartmouth College. For her service to Dartmouth, Ms. Mauricio was awarded the Jonathan Clarkson Gibbs Dartmouth Group Leader of the Year Award. She currently serves on the Advisory Council of the Asian Pacific American Bar Association of New York, and on the CT Governor’s Council on Women and Girls. Ms. Mauricio graduated with a B.A., summa cum laude, from Dartmouth College and a J.D., cum laude, from Harvard Law School. Originally from Honolulu, Hawai’i, Ms. Mauricio currently lives in Greenwich, CT with her husband and two children.