Advancement

Meghan E. Hallock

Vice President for Advancement
Meghan Hallock joined NEHGS in May 2021 and brings more than 20 years of experience to lead the fundraising team at NEHGS.

Beth A. Brown

Assistant Vice President for Advancement
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 all areas of American Ancestors/NEHGS.

Amanda Clougherty

Advancement Coordinator
Amanda has primary responsibility for all gift processing and related donor communications, Tessitura updates, the Annual Report, and Advancement events. She joined NEHGS in March 2022.

Ted MacMahon

Interim Vice President for Advancement
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.

Stacie Madden

Director of Advancement
Stacie Madden has over 20 years’ experience in development, marketing, communications, sales, community relations, and volunteer management.

Kelse Petersen

Leadership Giving Officer
With twelve years of work and volunteer experience in the nonprofit sector, Kelse brings her passion for storytelling, history, and making authentic connections with others to her role as Leadership Giving Officer.

Jackie Schalk

Major Gift Officer
Jackie joined the advancement team in April 2022. Previously, Jackie was Director of Development and Events at Brooklyn Children’s Museum.

Steven L. Solomon

Assistant Vice President for Advancement
Steve’s development career in Boston has focused primarily in the cultural, conservation, and academic communities.

Shannon Westlund

Advancement Services Specialist
Shannon graduated from the University of Massachusetts in Boston in 2018 where she earned a BA in History and Anthropology.