Board of Directors

Grey Towers Heritage Association, a non-profit organization that supports public and community programs at Grey Towers National Historic Site, Milford, PA.


Eileen Smith, President
Jeff McQuaid, Vice-President
Linda PintoTreasurer
Stephanie GilardiSecretary

Donald AllenDirector
Denise Degraw-Fey, Director
Dianna Levine, Director
Alice Jane Loewrigkeit
Elly Napolitano, Director

Susan Beecher, Director Emeritus
Leila Pinchot, Director Emeritus


Len DeLuca
Ken Sandri

exterior of the mansion with awnings open


The volunteer board meets monthly at the historic estate and plans its support for such popular programs as:

  • Summer Lecture Series
  • National Public Lands Day / Ice Cream Social
  • Festival of Wood
  • Community Appreciation Day
  • Volunteer Picnic
  • Edgar Allan Poe and Christmas Carol Dramatic Readings
  • Cemetery Historical Theatre
  • Holiday Reception, plus many more activities throughout the year.

Partnerships & Projects

The Grey Towers Heritage Association organization, formed in 2007, as a non-profit, 501(c)3 organization assists the U.S. Forest Service with a number of public programs, such as a lecture series and the popular Poe and Dickens dramatic readings, and historical research.

The working board also spearheads projects, such as rehabilitation and maintenance of the Laurel Hill Burial Ground, and renovation of a Historic Fire Tower. The GTHA leads the outreach, publicity and communications efforts with its social media presence.

fall towers

Grey Towers National Historic Site, ancestral home of Gifford Pinchot, eminent conservationist and was two-term Governor of Pennsylvania, is managed by the US Forest Service as a conservation education and leadership center. Its iconic position in the national organization brings resource conservation leaders from around the world to its conference center. Their museum and visitor program welcomes 16,000 guests annually.

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