2020–2021 GSBC Officers + Trustees
About the GSBC Board
All Officers, Trustees, and Committees are volunteers and are not compensated in any way — we thank you for your service to the society!
Officer, Trustee, and Committee terms run from 1 December–30 November. Officer and Trustee elections are held at the November GSBC Annual Meeting, on the 4th Monday in November @ 7pm at the Ridgewood public Library and/or online.
All board members can be reached through firstname.lastname@example.org, unless where otherwise indicated, below.
Get Involved—Serve on the GSBC Board!
To nominate yourself, or another, for a leadership position with the GSBC or for more information about serving with the GSBC, please send an email to email@example.com.
We are always on the lookout for those willing to bring their expertise to our society — which have included educators and authors, bookkeepers and accountants, lawyers, writers and editors, historians and librarians, those with technology backgrounds, and anyone who has an interest in family history — to support our educational efforts.
|President||Barbara Ellman, MS, MBA|
|1st Vice President—Program Chair||Lauren Maehrlein, MA|
|2nd Vice President—Library Chair||Lucille Bertram, MLIS|
|3rd Vice President—Membership Chair||Mary Beth Craven|
|Recording Secretary||Jo Ann Berkenbush|
|Corresponding Secretary||Geraldine Mola (Tribute Cards; By-Laws)|
|Webmaster||Michelle D. Novak (Social Media Chair; Editor, The Archivist)|
|Past President||Margaret Kaiser|
|Trustee||Don Casey, PhD (Audit: Hospitality; Long-Range Planning)|
|Trustee||Steve Gabai (Publicity)|
|Trustee||Barbara von dem Hagen|
|Trustee||Fred J. Voss (Education Chair, BCC ILR Instructor, Long-Range Planning)|
|Trustee||Allison Wallin (Speakers’ Bureau)|
|Trustee Emeritus||Maria “Ree” Jean Pratt Hopper|
|Ridgewood Public Library Liaison||Sarah Kiefer, MLIS
Local History Librarian, Bolger Heritage Center
Ridgewood Public Library
125 No. Maple Ave. Ridgewood, NJ 07450
201-670-5600 ext. 135