Building and Grounds
Ensures the preservation, maintenance and improvement of the facilities and grounds of the historic Salem Athenaeum
David Hart and Dick Jendrysik
Grounds Chair: J. Michael Sullivan
Assists the Executive Director in the care of the Athenæum’s books, manuscripts, prints, photographs, artwork, and archival records.
Chair: Marla Gearhart
Cultural Programming Committee
Designs, implements and promotes high quality education and enrichment programming for the North Shore influenced by the collections and history of the Salem Athenaeum.
Chairs: Si Fisk and Meg Twohey
Raises the philanthropic funds needed to ensure the continued viability and vibrancy of the Salem Athenaeum and its programs.
Chairs: Stephanie Buck
and Meg Twohey
Ensures the short and long term financial health of the Athenaeum and its assets.
Chair: Gary Santo
Governance, Nominating and Executive Committees
Ensures a highly effective Board of Trustees that makes the ethical and strategic decisions necessary to fulfill the mission of the Salem Athenaeum.
Chairs: Stanley Usovicz and David Williams
Chair: David Williams
Engages members in the activities of the Athenaeum and recruits new members from current and new constituencies.
Chairs: Wendy Biggs and Olivia Notter
Designs, implements and promotes programs that will make the Salem Athenaeum the Writers’ Center of the North Shore.
Chairs: Brunonia Barry
and J.D. Scrimgeour
New hours begin!
1:00-6:00 p.m. Tuesday-Friday
10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Saturday
- Sep. 20:
Salem Lit Fest
Salem Lit Fest
- Oct. 4:
Sentenced to Literature: Jean Trounstine
Adams Lecture: David Blight