2024 Board of Directors

Liz Drayton


Deborah Linnell

Vice Chair

John Trifero


Elizabeth Gibbs


Karen Barbera

Lisa Bender

Jono Bixby

Ben Ducas

Lynne Mallonnee

Robert Manice

Chyleene O'Connor

Krista Sturtevant

*NBS Board Members do not receive compensation for their service. 

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With a fun and team-oriented staff, a highly engaged board of directors, and an operating budget of over $1.8 million, we work to fulfill the mission of our founder, Mabel Norman Cerio, who created Norman Bird Sanctuary through a bequest in 1949.