Building and Grounds
Ensures the preservation, maintenance and improvement of the facilities and grounds of the historic Salem Athenaeum
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: Meg Twohey, Patricia O’Neil, and Diane Stern
Raises the philanthropic funds needed to ensure the continued viability and vibrancy of the Salem Athenaeum and its programs.
Chairs: Meg Twohey
Ensures the short and long term financial health of the Athenaeum and its assets.
Chair: William Lundregan
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: Gus Sousa
Engages members in the activities of the Athenaeum and recruits new members from current and new constituencies.
Chairs: Wendy Biggs
Designs, implements and promotes programs that will make the Salem Athenaeum the Writers’ Center of the North Shore.
Chairs: Matthew Phillion
All lectures, concerts, and workshops scheduled through the end of April are postponed or cancelled. New dates for rescheduled programs will be announced as soon as they are determined. Please check this website for updates.
Salem Writers Group Meeting
Reappraisal Reading Circle
Will be held via conference call. Please contact us for the number.
Annual Meeting of the Proprietors
All current members welcome
- May. 8:
- May. 20:
Tea with Isa Leshko