Board Members

Our Board Members include regional leaders from the business community, elected officials, institutions of higher education, economic and workforce development organizations coming together to explore and take action on economic development issues that can help grow our region.

Board Members

Michael Cahill, City of Beverly Mayor

Mayor Michael Cahill

City of Beverly (Board Chair)

Ted Bettencourt, City of Peabody Mayor

Mayor Ted Bettencourt

City of Peabody

Jo Broderick

Montserrat College of Art

jim cowdell

Jim Cowdell

Lynn EDIC (Vice Chair)

Beth Debski, Salem Partnership

Beth Debski

Salem Partnership

Mayor Dominick Pangallo

City of Salem

Michael Harrington of Hawthorne Hotel

Michael Harrington

Hawthorne Hotel

Annie Harris, Essex National Heritage Commission

Annie Harris

Essex National Heritage Commission

President William A. Heineman, Ed.D.

North Shore Community College

Sue Howland

Cummings Properties

John Keenan, President of Salem State University

President John Keenan

Salem State University

David Morales

David Morales


Mayor Jared C. Nicholson

Mayor Jared C. Nicholson

City of Lynn

Elizabeth O'Hara of Eastern Bank

Elizabeth O’Hara

Eastern Bank

Mary Sarris

Mary Sarris

North Shore Workforce Investment Board

Kurt T. Steinberg, Ed.D.

Peabody Essex Museum

Mike Wheeler

North Shore Bank