Friends of the School of Education

Members of the Friends of the School of Education include alumni and faculty of Salem State University. The friends organization, established in 1994, has a deep appreciation for the founding of the university as an institution dedicated to the training of teachers. 

The goals of the friends organization are to:

  • Join alumni with one another and the university; 
  • Create opportunities for both alumni and students;
  • Recognize outstanding contributions to education;
  • Advocate strongly for education in the Commonwealth;
  • Develop ways to financially support special projects or programs for the School of Education; and
  • Serve as a resource for mentoring, networking and professional development.

Executive Board Members

  • Andrea Liftman '75G, president
  • Carla Guarnieri '75, vice president
  • Patricia M. Libby '71, secretary

Board Members

  • Arlene A. Amato-Hanson '75, '89G, '90G
  • Rose M. DeLuca '73, '03G
  • Marilyn E. Flaherty '54
  • Dorothy M. Foley '48
  • Mary Ann Grassia '92
  • Joseph A. Greenberg '66
  • Mark P. Higgins '98G
  • Sheila P. Kearney '54, '67G
  • Barbara A. Lee '75, '81G
  • Edna A. Mauriello '44
  • Maureen J. McCarthy '75, '79G
  • Jane Z. Murphy '00G
  • Jo-Anne D. Murphy '77G
  • Ellen A. Nichols '76, '94G
  • Katherine Cargill Pacitto '89G
  • Joanne E. Wortman '96G