SIA Board of Directors

There are 12 voting members: the 4 elected officers, 7 elected directors and the Past President (ex-officio). Non-voting ex-officio members include the Executive Secretary, publications editors, and chapter presidents. Elections are held and new directors take office at the SIA’s annual meeting each spring.

The SIA Board meets on a quarterly basis and meetings are open to members of the Society. Meetings take place in person or online. If you are interested in participating in an online meeting, contact SIA headquarters ( to receive a meeting link. The next scheduled meetings of the Board are as follows:

  • SIA Winter Board Meeting: Saturday, February 3, 2024, 10 AM – Noon (Meeting held via Zoom)
  • SIA Summer Board Meeting: Monday, May 13, 2024, time TBD


T. Arron Kotlensky (President) 2022-2024
Pittsburgh, PA

Fred Quivik (Vice President) 2022-2024
St. Paul, MN

BouchardJames Bouchard (Secretary) 2019-2022
Montreal, Quebec

NBatchelor80x108Nanci K. Batchelor (Treasurer) 2019-2022
Bordentown, New Jersey
Fax: 609-514-5925


Erik Nordberg (Director) 2021-2024
Martin, TN

Scott See (Director) 2021-2024
Houghton, MI

Martha Mayer (Director) 2022-2025
New Bedford, MA

Tim Tumberg (Director) 2022-2025
St. Paul, MN

John Mayer (Director) 2023-2026
Portsmouth, NH

Mary Starbuck (Director) 2023-2026
Kent, OH

Christopher Fennell (Director) 2023-2026
Chicago, IL

Saul Tannenbaum (Past President) 2022-2024
Boston, MA

Non-voting Members

Steven Walton, Executive Secretary

Steven Walton, Editor, IA: The Journal of the Society for Industrial Archeology

Marni Blake Walter, Editor, SIA Newsletter

SIA Chapter Presidents are also non-voting ex-officio members of the SIA National Board