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To contact a member of the staff, please call the Newport Historical Society at (401) 846-0813, and see the listing below for individual email addresses. You can also submit a question by writing to the Newport Historical Society at 82 Touro Street, Newport, RI 02840.

Ruth S. Taylor

Executive Director

Ingrid Peters

Deputy Director and Director of Education

Christine Gorham

Business Manager

Emily Hughes

Assistant Manager of Museum and Shop

Bertram Lippincott III, C.G.

Librarian and Genealogist

Sarah Long

Manager of Academic Services

Bridget Newton


Tracey Mencio


Asa Montgomery

Facilities Manager

Molly Bruce Patterson

Collections Team Coordinator and Manager of Digital Initiatives

Heather Rockwood

Development and Marketing Assistant

Kevin Ryan

Public Engagement Associate

Taylor Stoermer

Visiting Curator of Public History

Elizabeth Sulock

Curator of Living History

Adams Taylor

Adjunct Curator

Jenna Teachout

Manager of Museum and Shop

John Tschirch

Visiting Curator of Urban History