Leadership Team

 

Executive Leadership Team

Franklin Vagnone
President & CEO

Michelle Cook
Director of Development

Terry Taylor
Chief Operating Officer

Tammy Everhart
Controller

Daniel Ackermann
Chief Curator

Leadership Team (alphabetical)

Gary Albert
Director of MESDA Research

Pat Albert
Director of Retail

Bernard Bailey
Manager of Landscape Maintenance

Nicole Blalock
Director of Human Resources

Elizabeth Bragg
Payroll Manager

Johanna Brown
Curator of Moravian Decorative Arts

Catherine Carlisle
Director of MESDA Engagement

Martha Hartley
Director of Moravian Research

Eric Jackson
Director of Horticulture

Robbie King
Director of Restoration & Interpreted Environments

Gary Rohrer
Director of Information and Technologies

Eric Skarzynski
Director of Facilities

Chad Smith
Director of Bakery

Samantha Smith
Director of Community Engagement & Digital Learning

Karen Walter
Director of Learning in Place

Wei Ying
Manager of Digital Production

Old Salem Board of Trustees MESDA Advisory Board
Mr. Hayes Wauford, Jr. Chair Mr. Richard H. C. Clay, Chair
Mr. Will Joyner, Vice Chair Dr. Corbett Toussaint, Vice Chair
Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Mercier, Secretary Mr. James Boswell
Mr. William Mariner, Treasurer Mr. Henry W. Brockman
Dr. Eugene W. Adcock, III Mrs. Mary Jo Case
Ms. Cheryl Black Mrs. Sharon Cox
Mr. Christopher Caracci Mr. Samuel B. Dixon
Mr. Robert E. Greene Mrs. Beverley Evans
Mrs. Cheryl Harry Ms. Juliana Falk
Mrs. Molly Leight Dr. Torren Gatson
Mrs. June Lucas Mrs. Anne Gray
Mr. James E. Martin Mr. F. Sheffield Hale
Ms. Erika Mielka Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Simpson Hanahan
Ms. Margaret Pritchard Mr. Mel S. Hankla
Mrs. Deborah Ryan, PLA Mr. A. Kent Harrell
Mr. Brent Waddell Mr. Frank Holcomb
Mr. David Wharton Ms. Margize L. Howell
Mr. Fletcher Wilson Mr. Mark Letzer
Mrs. Patricia S. Loughridge
Mrs. Susan S. Mariner
Ex-Officio Members Mrs. Carolyn McNamara
Mr. Ted Leinbach, Salem Congregation Dr. Tony Parent
Ms. Sandra J. Doran, Esq., Salem Academy & College Mr. C. Tracey Parks
Mr. Richard H. C. Clay, MESDA Mr. Barry R. Sidden
Mr. Mattison Verdery
Dr. Carroll Van West
Mr. Paul Zickell
Mr. Luke Zipp