Friends of Rock Hall
The Friends of Rock Hall, Inc. is a 501 (3) (c) not for profit organization that works closely with the museum to sponsor programs of interest. The organization came into existence in 1976 with Mrs. Gertrude Lynch as the first president. The Friends adopted as their objectives the preservation of the museum as a cultural center and the encouragement of educational programs consonant with the purpose of the organization. Throughout the decades the Friends have and continue to promote fund-raising activities that make possible educational exhibits, lectures, museum improvements, research on Rock Hall, and much more.
Board of Directors
President- Douglas Sheer
Immediate Past President- Jean M. Kestel, Esq.
Vice President- Ellen DeFrancesco, Ed.D.
Treasurer- Joseph Fuller
Assistant Treasurer- Jean M. Kestel
Recording Secretary- Richard Schimmel
Corresponding Secretary- Ann Seligson
Margaret O. Carpenter
Vivian S. Fuller
Hon. Ronald Goldman
Honor B. MacLean
Natalie A. Naylor, Ed.D.
Robert & Synnöve Simon