Past Presidents


Name School Affiliation Years
Sebastian Mignosa Lasalle Junior College 1962-1963
Stuart Dunbar Brookline High School 1963-1964
John T. McGarigal Rockland High School 1965-1966
Marie E. Maguire Massachusetts Bay Community College 1966-1968
Olga Williams Northern Essex Community College 1968-1970
Betty Flaherty Brookline High School 1970-1972
Henry Trow Northampton Commercial College 1972-1974
Rita Moore Salter Secretarial School 1974-1976
Francis Alleva Newton South High School 1976-1978
David Wahlgren Randolph High School 1978-1980
John Doran Fitchburg High School 1980-1981
Dr. Barbara A. O’Neill East Bridgewater High School 1981-1982
Terrance Ingano Clinton High School 1982-1984
Patricia A. Brown Fisher Junior College 1984-1986
Dr. Peter F. Meggison Massasoit Community College 1986-1988
Eloine Vieira Bristol Community College 1988-1990
Dr. Marsha Gadzera North Shore Community College 1990-1992
Dr. Barbara F. Ash Suffolk University 1992-1993
Maryanne L. Andrew Minuteman Vocational Technical High School 1993-1994
Lois A. Doherty Aquinas Junior College 1994-1995
Harry N. Tingley Marshfield High School 1995-1996
Loretta A. Patterson Weymouth Junior High School 1996-1997
Raymond J. Barnes Bay State College of Business 1997-1998
Mary Ann Shea Amherst High School 1998-2001
Susan Callaway Pratt Notre Dame Academy 2013-2014
Lydia Nelson Whitman-Hanson Regional High School 2014-2016
Cynthia Durkee Wahconah Regional High School 2016-2019
Jacqueline Collins Prester Mansfield High School 2019-


* 2002 – 2012: There were no officers for the MBEA. During this time period, an annual conference was held which was organized and directed by Dr. Peter F. Meggison, Mary Ann Shea, and Judy McKinstry.