We are now open for the season, 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday, and Monday Holidays. See visitor info, event listings, or ticket information.

Staff Directory

Administration Office:

John Davis, President & CEO
Laura Smiarowski, Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Treasurer
Betsy McKee, Assistant to the President and Office Manager
Michael Fitzsimmons, Full Charge Bookkeeper

College Group Tours:
Anne D. Lanning, Senior Vice President

Curatorial Department:
Anne D. Lanning, Senior Vice President
Amanda E. Lange,  Director of the Curatorial Department and Curator of Historic Interiors
Kate Kearns, Collections Manager
Ashley Holm, Collections Care Technician
Penny Leveritt, Visual Resources Manager
Rose Marques, Administrative Assistant
Dan Sousa, Assistant Curator
Annie Rubel, Director of Historic Preservation
Lauren D. Whitley, Curator of Historic Textiles and Clothing

Deerfield Inn: (413) 774-5587
Laurie McDonald, Innkeeper
81 Old Main Street
Deerfield, MA 01342

Development & Communications:
Jesse Vanek, Vice President, Development and Communications
Jessica Schofield, Associate Director of Development
Zachary Hession-Smith, Development Coordinator
Danae DiNicola, Associate Director of Marketing and Communications
Emilia Tamayo, Digital Engagement Coordinator

Group Tours:
James Golden, Director of Interpretation

Jeanne Solensky, Librarian
Heather Harrington, Associate Librarian

Maintenance Department:
Michael McGoldrick , Director of Facilities

Museum Education:
James Golden, Director of Interpretation
Claire Carlson, Interpretive Program Manager/Director of Archaeology
Michelle Parrish, School and Family Programs Coordinator
Isabelle Smith-Bove, Lead Visitor Services Associate
Rob Pondelli, Visitor Services Manager

Museum Store: (413) 775-7171
Laura Trudeau, Museum Book Store and Gift Store Manager
79 Old Main Street
Deerfield, MA 01342

School Tours:
Claire Carlson, Interpretive Program Manager/Director of Archaeology

Security Department:
Melinda Shearer, Supervisor
Michael McGoldrick, Director of Facilities

Special Events:
Julie Orvis, Coordinator of Special Events

Summer Fellowship Program:

We’d love to hear from you.

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84B Old Main Street |  Deerfield, MA 01342 | 413-774-5581.

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Donation Requests

Historic Deerfield receives numerous requests for donations of tickets to help with fundraising events for our fellow non-profit organizations. To request a donation, please send a letter, detailing your event, and where the donation should be sent, at least one month in advance, to:

Director of Marketing
Historic Deerfield, Inc.
P.O. Box 321
Deerfield, MA  01342

As a non-profit institution, Historic Deerfield is not able to financially support or sponsor events, teams or other requests for monetary donations.