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Officers

Brendan Mitchell, Chair
Operations and Logistics at Northern Pelagic Group, LLC (Norpel)

Nancy Harding, Vice Chair
Communications Specialist

Cynthia Stiglitz, Treasurer
Vice President, Branch Manager, Farm Credit East

Debra Kelsey, Secretary
Navigator, Fishing Partnership


Directors

Kirsten Bendiksen
Co-owner, Reidar’s Manufacturing

Judy Farrar
Head Archivist, Clair T. Carney Archives, UMass Dartmouth

Dave Frank
Owner, Chris Electronics

Madeleine Hall-Arber
Marine Anthropologist, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sea Grant College Program (retired)

Carolyn Latti
Partner and Attorney, Latti & Anderson, LLP

David Martins
Fisheries Scientist, Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries


Staff

Laura Orleans – Executive Director

Sarah Bowen – Membership, Volunteer, and Gift Shop Manager 

Hannah Mooney– Exhibits, Programs, and Engagement Specialist

Leah Blount– Design and Media Specialist

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38 Bethel Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-993-8894

Located in New Bedford, the nation’s most valuable fishing port, New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center is dedicated to preserving and presenting the story of the fishing industry past, present, and future through exhibits, programs, and archives.

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