Officers and Standing Committee Chairs

The Council is the governing body of the Northeast Branch, and is composed of the President, immediate Past President, President-Elect, Secretary, Treasurer, the National Councilor, Alternate National Councilor, and three local councilors. The Council exercises general control over Branch affairs and determines policies, arranges meeting programs, administers finances, and decides the annual dues to be paid by members. Correspondence may be send to any of our officers – they will be happy to hear from you either by telephone or email the Secretary at

President **
Harvey George, 7/16-6/17
NEB-PO Box 158
Dover, MA 02030
Tel: 508-785-0126

President-Elect **
Gregory Reppucci, 7/16-6/17
North Shore Community College
1 Ferncroft Road
Danvers, MA 01923
Tel: 978-762-4000, ext 4375

Past President **
Nancy Miller, 7/14-6/16
Lab Medicine, Boston Medical Ctr
1 Boston Medical Ctr Place
670 Albany St, Boston, MA 02118
Tel: 617 638-8705

Treasurer **
Patricia Kludt, 7/16-6/19
Epidemiology Program
MA State Public Health Laboratory
305 South St, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Tel: 617-983-6832

Secretary **
Irene H. George 7/14-6/17
NEB-PO Box 158
Dover, MA 02030
Tel: 508-785-0126

National Councilor
Frank J. Scarano, 7/15-6/17
Bristol Community College
777 Elsbree St, Fall River, MA 02720
(508) 678-2811, x2390

Alternate National Councilor
Paulette M. Howarth, 7/15-6/17
UMass Dartmouth, Dept. Medical Lab Science
285 Old Westport Road
Dartmouth, MA 02747
Tel: 508-999-9239

Local Councilor
Steven Weite, 7/15-6/17
Clinical Supervisor, Microbiology Lab
Brigham & Women’s Hospital
75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115
Tel: 617-732-7383

Local Councilor
Carol L. Finn, 7/15-6/18
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
41 Mall Road
Burlington, MA 01805
Tel: 617-373-4184

Local Councilor
Roger S. Greenwell, Jr., 7/16-6/19
Assistant Professor, Biology Dept.
Worcester State University
Ghosh Science & Tech.Bldg, 310J
486 Chandler St., Worcester, MA 01602
Tel: 508-929-8601

Membership Chair ++
Sandra Smole 
Division of Molecular Diagnostics & Virology
305 South Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Tel: 617-983-6966

Education Representative ++
Gregory V. Reppucci
North Shore Community College
1 Ferncroft Road
Danvers, MA 01923
Tel: 978-762-4000, ext 4375

Archives ++
Emy P. Thomas
Metrowest Medical Center
Microbiology Lab, 67 Union St.,
Natick, MA 01760
Tel: 508-650 7318

** Executive Committee, ++ Appointed Chairs