SMAC Board of Directors

SMAC Board of Directors

SMAC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization incorporated in Massachusetts. Members of the Board of Directors serve as advocates for our members and our mission. We work together to bring members’ activities into one unified club by attending monthly meetings, pitching in on subcommittees or for specific tasks, and generally making SMAC a better organization for our membership.

The 2023 Board of Directors are as follows:


Grace Coller (President) –

Michele Andrews (Vice President)

        Laure Van den Broeck Raffensperger (Secretary)

David Theoharides (Treasurer) –

Patrick Pezzati (Clerk)


Amy Bowse

Justin Fermann

Ben Kimball (newsletter editor)

David Martula

Bridget Macdonald

Tom Van den Broeck Raffensperger

Kathie Williams

Sara Simmons


If you have any questions, please feel free to Contact Us

The Board of Directors of the Sugarloaf Mountain Athletic Club meets once a month. Unless otherwise announced, Board meetings usually start at 7:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted. ALL members are welcome and encouraged to attend, especially if you have ideas or suggestions that you would like to share with the Board.

Board meetings will be held the third Thursday of the month at 5:30 PM at Powder House Brewery at Yankee Candle in South Deerfield, MA. 

2024 Board Meeting Dates

  • February 15
  • March 21
  • April 18
  • May 16 
  • June 20
  • July 18 
  • August 15
  • September 19
  • October 17
  • November 21
  • December 19
  • Annual Meeting – Sunday, January 5, 2025 – Union Station
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