SALEM in History Staff and Management Plan
The SALEM in History management plan is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the project and ensure that project goals are met. Project staff, who are responsible for the day-to-day activities of SALEM in History, are supported and joined by Partner Liaisons and an Advisory Board who assist with project planning and oversight.
Project Director: Carney Maley
Museum Educator: Abaigeal Duda
Partner Liaisons are the main project contacts for their respective organizations.
Salem Public Schools
Interim Assistant Superintendent
Salem State College
Brad Austin, Ph.D.
Secondary Education Coordinator
Department of History
Peabody Essex Museum
Deputy Director of Education and Public Programs
National Park Service/ Salem Maritime National Historic Site
Provides oversight and guidance for SALEM in History activities and sustainability efforts.
- Irene Axelrod
Head Manuscript Librarian, Peabody Essex Museum
- Elizabeth Beaulieu
Curriculum Coordinator, Collins Middle School
- Tina Cross
Education Specialist, Salem Maritime and Saugus Iron Works National Historic Sites
- Lynda Coffel
Principal, Bentley Elementary School
- Gayle Fischer
Associate Professor, Department of History, Salem State College
- Kathy Flynn
Head of Reference and Public Services, Phillips Library, Peabody Essex Museum
- Frank Leonard
Chair, Social Studies Department, Salem High School
- Jim McAllister
Local Historian and Author
- Joanne O'Keefe
Librarian, Collins Middle School
- Michelle Pierce
Assistant Professor, Department of Education, Salem State College
- Elizabeth Duclos-Orsello
Assistant Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies, Salem State College
All project staff and partners are ex-officio members of Advisory Board.
For more information about SALEM in History please contact the Project Director.