Facilities

American Ancestors / New England Historic Genealogical Society Staff

Matt Ottinger
Director of Facilities
Matt Ottinger

Matt Ottinger joined our staff in November as Director of Facilities, a new position at NEHGS created to address our growing needs as we expand our headquarters. Matt oversees the management of our physical plant, including maintenance, environmental systems, and safety and security programs. He is also a key member on our 97 Newbury Street planning team. Matt joins us after eleven years of facilities and preservation work at the Bostonian Society/Old State House. A preservationist and historian by education and training, Matt’s earlier experience includes historic preservation work in Boston, Plymouth, Massachusetts, and Minnesota. He presently serves as a trustee of Boston’s South End Historical Society, where he advises their preservation activities.

You can email Matt at matt.ottinger@nehgs.org or contact him by phone at 617-226-1274.

John Phlo
Facilities Coordinator and Digitalization Assistant
John Phlo

A member of the American Ancestors / NEHGS staff for more than 25 years, John coordinates our shipping and receiving activities, facility set-ups, and assists in the digitization of historic records for the AmericanAncestors.org.

You can email John at jphlo@nehgs.org or contact him by phone at 617-226-1219.


Michael McIntyre
Building & Maintenance Assistant
Michael McIntyre

Michael is a 20-year veteran of the American Ancestors / NEHGS staff.

You can contact Michael by phone at 617-226-1200.