Jay Sherwood
98th President

Ellen Scordato

Anna Bulkot
1st Vice President

Judith A. Bliss
Assistant Treasurer

Benedict Gedaminski
2nd Vice President

Sara Hunter Hudson
Assistant Secretary

Stephen J. Storen


Andrew Bauer

Larry Golding

Jennifer Mitchell

Walter F. Bottger

Z. Logan Gould

Jan Whitman Ogden

John T. Farrell

Connie Greenspan

Stephen Foley

Carol Lynch

Executive Director

Donna J. Conway

Photography Credits
All officer photos courtesy of Anne Hall Elser, except Benedict Gedaminski and Ellen Scordato courtesy of Annie Watt. Director photos courtesy of Annie Watt, except Carol Lynch courtesy of Carol Lynch and Jennifer Mitchell courtesy of Anne Hall Elser.  

In addition to the leadership provided by the Board of Directors, NES also relies on the active participation of its members. Serving on a Committee is a wonderful way to become acquainted with fellow members and to help the organization. Chairs of the following Committees are looking for enthusiastic assistance: Admissions & Membership Development, Book Awards, Communications, Fundraising & Corporate Outreach, Juniors, Social Events, Scholarship and Stewards. If you are interested in joining a Committee, please contact the New England Society Office by phone at (212) 752-1938 or email at