Development

New England Historic Genealogical Society Staff

Beth A. Brown
Assistant Vice President for Advancement
Beth A. Brown

A member of the fundraising team at NEHGS since 2015, Beth travels the country identifying new volunteer leadership, raising funds from individuals, corporations, and foundations to support the operating budget, the Jewish Heritage Center, the expansion at 97 Newbury Street, the acquisition of archives, and other special projects. During her 15-year career in fundraising, Beth has worked with notable non-profit organizations throughout Boston such as Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Northeastern University’s D’Amore-Mckim School of Business, Handel and Haydn Society, and Boston Lyric Opera.

She can be reached by email at beth.brown@nehgs.org or by phone at 617-226-1211.

Ted MacMahon
Senior Gift Planning Officer
Ted MacMahon
Ted brings two decades of fundraising and capital campaign experience to NEHGS. He was previously Director of Institutional Advancement at The Fenn School and Vice President for Development at The Home for Little Wanderers in Boston. He was president of the Association of Fundraising Professionals - Massachusetts Chapter, 2003-2006, and is a certified fundraising executive (CFRE). You can email Ted at tmacmahon@nehgs.org or schedule a call at www.meetme.so/tedm.
Steven L. Solomon
Senior Philanthropy Officer
Steven L. Solomon

Steve’s development career in Boston has focused primarily in the cultural, conservation, and academic communities, as chief development officer for the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Museum of Fine Arts, Harvard’s Graduate School of Design, Mass Audubon, Peabody Essex Museum, Museum of Science, and Boston Ballet.

You can reach Steve by telephone at 617-226-1238 or by email at ssolomon@nehgs.org.

Jenna LaRiviere
Coordinator of Events and Heritage Tours
Jenna LaRiviere

Jenna joined NEHGS in 2016 after earning her MA in Museum Studies from the University of East Anglia in Norwich, UK. She earned her BA in Archaeology from Dickinson College in Carlisle, PA, and spent time in the UK and Greece to complete her degree. She has experience working in cultural institutions both in the United States and the United Kingdom, and has a great interest in museums and history.

Jenna can be reached at jenna.lariviere@nehgs.org or 617-226-1215