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 Communications Announcement: 

Tuesday, February 14, 2019: Due to our reliance on the Amherst College network, which is currently down, the  Museum has been without access to phone and email since Monday. We apologize for any inconvenience to those of you who have tried to reach us, and will  return communications as quickly as possible once the situation is resolved.

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Museum Staff

General Recorded Information and Messages
Phone: 413-542-8161

Museum Shop
Phone: 413-542-2947

Media Inquiries
Phone:  413-542-5311

Jane Wald, executive director
Phone: 413-542-2154

Brooke Steinhauser, program director
Phone: 413-542-8429

Mardi Pierson-Buell, development director
Phone: 413-542-5084

Elizabeth Bradley, program coordinator
Phone: 413-542-2034

Program Department

Erica Martinson, administrative coordinator
Phone: 413-542-5311

Board of Governors

Polly Longsworth, Honorary Chair
Dickinson Biographer

John R. Beeson, Chair
Principal, Beeson Consulting

James C. Fraser, Secretary
Senior Scientist, Utah State University Research Foundation

John A. Armstrong
Former Vice-President, International Business Machines

Gigi Bradford
President, Folger Shakespeare Library Poetry Board

Mark Dickinson
Founder and President, Dickinson Development Corporation

Robert E. Keiter
Lakeville, CT

Wendy Kohler
Educator, Amherst, Massachusetts

Charles S. Lachman
Corporate Fuel Partners, LLC

John V. Lombardi
Pelham, Massachusetts

Amy Longsworth
Somerville, Massachusetts

Leslie A. Morris
Gore Vidal Curator of Modern Books and Manuscripts, Houghton Library

Christine Noyer Seaver
New Canaan, Connecticut

Karen Sánchez-Eppler
Professor of American Studies and English, Amherst College

Linda F. Smith
Former Director of Development, Historic Deerfield

William McC. Vickery
Assistant Treasurer (retired), Amherst College

Laura Yerkovich
Riverside, Connecticut

Honorary Member
Kent W. Faerber
Former President, Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts