Staff & Board

Board Members

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Bill Stauffer, President

Chandra Leister, Vice President

Suzette Bois, Treasurer

Tom Haushalter, Secretary

Hilary Bassett

Scott Goodman

Pamela Hawkes

Kristopher Kleva

Chandra Leister

John Napolitano

Stuart “Tuck” O’Brien

Richard Spencer

Paul Stevens

Advisory Board

Jonathan Cooper

Mark Ferguson

Steve Halpert

Sara Hines

Jamie Johnston

Don Lindgren

Hazel Onzrud

Jake Ryan

Earle Shettleworth

Sam Walker

Our Staff

Annie Leahy

Executive Director


Nicole Hill

Administrative & Development Associate



Mechanics often become involved with the Hall by serving on a committee. Engaging with our community allows members to help plan events and guide the trajectory of our organization.


Development committee is responsible for fundraising for our programming and Hall restoration projects. Contact to get involved.

Restoration & Preservation

The Building Committee oversees the restoration & maintenance of Mechanics’ Hall. Contact to get involved.

Makers & Thinkers

The Makers & Thinkers Committee is responsible for elevating the programs of Mechanics’ Hall.  Contact to get involved.


Library manages the library’s space and collection. Contact to get involved.

Community Partners

Mechanics’ Hall’s community partners include our programming partnerships as well as rental tenants and other local organizations who consistently help the Hall fulfill its mission.

See Community Partners