She previously served as Provost, and before that as the Dean of the Undergraduate School. Prior to joining Babson, Greene held the Ewing Marion Kauffman/Missouri Chair in Entrepreneurial Leadership at the University of Missouri – Kansas City (1998-2003) and the New Jersey Chair of Small Business and Entrepreneurship at Rutgers University (1996-1998).
Greene earned a Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin, an MBA from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and a BS from the Pennsylvania State University.
Greene was a founding member of the Rutgers Center for Entrepreneurial Management and the coordinator of the Rutgers Entrepreneurship Curriculum. She helped to found KC SourceLink, the Entrepreneurial Growth Resource Center, the Business & Information Development Group, the Kauffman Entrepreneurship Internship Program and the Entrepreneurial Effect, among others. She is also a founding member of the Diana Project, a research group focusing on women entrepreneurs and the VC industry.