BOARD OF DIRECTORS
PRESIDENT DONALD PITMAN III
Donald Pitman is the principal attorney and founder of The Pitman Law Offices LLC, which was created in 2008 in Newburyport, to represent families throughout the North Shore and Merrimack Valley in matters before the Probate & Family Court. In addition to working in the Newburyport area as an attorney, Don has been a lecturer for MCLE since 2005 on issues of trial advocacy, evidence, trying cases in both the Superior Court and Probate & Family Courts, and, most recently, as the chair of the "Cutting Edge Issues in Northern MA Family Law" seminar in February of 2016, where he was recognized as a "local star". Don has also served as a regional delegate to the Board of Governors of the Mass. Academy of Trial Attorney and is currently President of the Greater Newburyport Bar Association, and is also is a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association, and the American Association for Justice.
TREASURER MAUREEN L. POMEROY
Maureen Louise Pomeroy devotes her practice to diligently representing her clients in business and employment matters. She provides practical solutions to legal problems and assists her clients in avoiding costly litigation. Maureen has practiced law for 20 years, and she is licensed to practice law in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Maureen has undergone intensive training with the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination to conduct internal investigations and training topics related to discrimination and harassment laws for her clients. She is certified as a Senior Professional of Human Resources by the Human Resources Certification Institute and Society for Human Resource Management, which are private organizations focusing on human resource issues and education. Maureen is also an adjunct professor with Southern New Hampshire University teaching business law and human resource courses. Maureen serves as a volunteer with several charitable organizations, including serving on the Board of Directors for the Greater Newburyport Bar Association, Port City Women, and Amesbury Rotary. She is also a member of the Newburyport Zoning Board of Appeals.
SECRETARY/CLERK CAROLE WAGAN
Carole Wagan, Secretary/Clerk C.W. CONSULTING CO., Newburyport, MA, President and Founder (July 2015) Recently launched consulting services in the areas of professional development, conference and program planning, board management, strategic planning, meeting facilitation, as well as strategies for non-profits to improve operations. Suffolk University Law School, Boston,1992 – 2015, Director of Academic Programs and Professional Education (2014 – 2015) Advanced growth and recognition of signature practice concentrations. Director, Center for Advanced Legal Studies (1992 – 2014) Revamped and revitalized dormant CLE program, creating comprehensive curriculum across the spectrum of practice areas and experience levels for all members of the profession. Managed content, program development, marketing, budgeting, and accreditation of 40+ new programs per year. Facilitated 150+ meetings yearly with hundreds of professionals. Established thriving niche in competitive CLE market, generating 3,000 registrations per year and $200,000. Piloted and developed programming to meet strategic goals. Received national recognition for programming excellence. Cultivated key collaborations with outside organizations. 2014 Recipient, Arthur Stavisky Award from Mass. Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys.
BOARD MEMBERS AT LARGE
ATTORNEY MARTHA R. BAGLEY, WESTON PATRICK, PA, BOSTON & SALEM
ATTORNEY JUDITH N. COWAN, NATOLA ASSOCIATES, DANVERS
ATTORNEY NICOLE REILLY, REILLY & ROSNOV, MIDDLETON
ATTORNEY THOMAS TARANTO, LAW OFFICE OF THOMAS TARANTO, SALEM
ATTORNEY OWEN TODD, TODD & WELD, BOSTON
ATTORNEY ROBIN F. WALLACE, NEWBURYPORT