Delaware Historical Society Staff

Administration and Support Group
Dr. David W. Young, Executive Director
Martha Moffat, Director of Buildings and Grounds
Rachael Mead, Executive Assistant
Richard Humphrey, Bookkeeper
Thomas Jones, Facilities Associate


Advancement and Communications Group
Karen Kegelman, Advancement Officer
Maggie Meyers, Advancement Assistant
Pati Nash, Communications Officer
Carol Washington, Special Events Associate
Nicole Avallone, Graphic Designer

Collections and Access Group
Leigh Rifenburg, Chief Curator
Jennifer Potts, Curator of Objects
Edward Richi, Curator of Printed Media
Bill Robinson, Preservation Librarian
Ashley Buzzanca, Graduate Assistant (MA student, University of Delaware)
Johanna Seymour, Editorial Coordinator, Delaware History Journal

Education and Inspiration Group
Stephanie M. Lampkin, Director, Mitchell Center for African American Heritage
Rebecca Fay, Head-Delaware History Museum Programs and National History Day
Siri Nesheim, Visitor Services Manager, Delaware History Museum

Read House & Gardens
Brenton Grom, Director
Emily Grenier, Graduate Assistant (M.A., University of Delaware)

Rebecca Duffy, Head of Read House & Gardens Educational Programs
Sarah Dougherty, Visitor Services Manager

2019 Harry N. Baetjer III Junior Fellows
Jordan Arrington (Newark Charter School '21)
Amy Hall (Tatnall School '20)
Thomas Kinservik 
(Newark Charter School '20)
Rachel Knearl-Wearne (Mt Pleasant HS '22)
Risha Kumar (Cab Calloway School of the Arts '21)

Jesse Roy (Newark Charter School '20)


Delaware History Museum   |  Mitchell Center for African American Heritage   |   Old Town Hall   |   Research Library   |   Willingtown Square    |   Read House & Gardens  

(302) 655-7161
505 N. Market Street, Wilmington, DE 19801
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The Delaware Historical Society is the statewide, non-profit organization that explores, preserves, shares, and promotes Delaware history, heritage, and culture to strengthen our community.