Staff

Rachel King
Director

Rachel King

Rachel King has held senior management positions at a range of Boston-area cultural and educational non-profits. Prior to joining the Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center at NEHGS in 2018, she was Director of Marketing and Communications at the Jewish Women’s Archive. With both strong interest in Jewish history and deep New England roots, Rachel is pleased to bring her experience in marketing, fundraising, and strategic planning to advance the mission of the Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center at the New England Historic Genealogical Society.

Rachel is a magna cum laude graduate of Brown University and has a Master’s degree in English and American Literature from Columbia University. In her volunteer life, she serves on the advisory board of New England Yachad, is a mentor for the Jeremiah Program–Boston, and is an active member of Temple Shalom of Newton.

Rachel can be reached at rachel.king@nehgs.org or by phone at 617-226-1270.

 

Stephanie Call
Associate Director of Archives and Education

Stephanie Call

Stephanie has been with the Wyner FamilyJewish Heritage Center at New England Historic Genealogical Society since 2007 (when it was the New England Archives of the American Jewish Historical Society). She is responsible for overseeing the JHC archival collections, creating educational programming and content, and conducting outreach. 

Stephanie received a B.A. in English and Jewish Studies from Mount Holyoke College and a M.S. in Library and Information Science with a concentration in Archives Management from Simmons College. She is a member of the Society of American Archivists and the New England Archivists.

Stephanie can be reached at stephanie.call@nehgs.org or by phone at 617-226-1241.

 

Lindsay Sprechman Murphy
Senior Archivist

Lindsay Sprechman

Lindsay joined the Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center at New England Historic Genealogical Society in August 2015. As Senior Archivist, Lindsay manages a wide variety of archival work, including the accessioning, processing, and cataloging of collections; digitization projects, and reference requests.

She received a B.A. in History from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a M.S. in Library and Information Science with a concentration in Archives Management from Simmons College. She is a member of the Society of American Archivists and the New England Archivists.

Lindsay can be reached at lindsay.murphy@nehgs.org or 617-226-1285.

 

Jackie Price
Judith Carberry Garner Archives Intern

As the Judith Garner Archives Intern, Jackie digitizes and creates metadata for the Harris Poorvu Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society Boston Port Digital Archives.

Jackie received a B.A. in History from Quinnipiac University in May 2018. She is currently enrolled in the dual History and Library Science with a concentration in Archives Masters program at Simmons University in Boston, MA. She is set to complete her degree in January 2021.