Board of Directors

Museum Governance

The Mahone Bay Museum is operated by the Mahone Bay Founders Society, through an annually elected Board of Directors. Members of the Board are community volunteers.

To join the Founders Society, or to volunteer for a museum committee or the board, please email us at or telephone the museum at  902-624-6263.

Current Board Members:

  • Anne Palfreyman – Chair
  • Denise Perry – Treasurer
  • Jen Scott – Secretary
  • Michael J. O’Connor
    Anne Ruel
    Kody Dagley
  • Bill DeGrace
    Gary Silliker

Board Committees: Accessions; Buildings & Grounds; Communications; Exhibits; Finance; Fundraising; Human Resources; Membership; Nominations; Policies & Procedures; Retail; Volunteers;