Board Members

The Mary S. Harrell Black Heritage Museum is operated by the Black Heritage Festival, Inc. of New Smyrna Beach, a 501 c(3) organization. We welcome you to meet the Executive Board Members.

Ann Harrell, Chairperson of the Board

Jimmy Harrell, Executive Director

Linda Herring, Assistant Director

Reverend Jeffrey Dove, Chaplain

Patricia Kershner, Secretary

Angela Kovitch, Treasurer

Al Brown, Member

Leatha Davis, Member

Hyacinth Morgan, Member

Darrell Jones, Member

Joe Kovitch, Member

Joe McMillan, Member

Shyriaka Morris, Member

Robert Thompson, Member

Dr. Robert "Bob" Shafer -RETIRED

Joye Shafer - ADVISOR