• IHSM Committees

  • Audit

  • Joe Burton joeburton56@gmail.com
    Chaired by Senior Trustee, each year the trustees and two members of the general membership population review the financial reports and audit a few months of the previous year.

  • Bar Management

  • Kathleen Stern kvstern@optonline.net
    This committee is responsible for day-to-day management of the bar, including finances, inventory and ordering, scheduling bartenders, bar hours, etc. There are no open positions on this committee currently (12/2015).

  • ByLaws

  • Maureen Moore maureenmoore_2001@yahool.com
    Discusses and collects recommendations for the club by-laws each year.

  • Clubhouse Greeters

  • Terri Flynn terirish15@gmail.com
    Organizes greeters for two-three hour shifts when the bar is open. Greeters are needed to check ID’s and membership cards because we are a private establishment.
    Please note, all club members are expected to volunteer as greeters. See Pub Room for more information and to schedule a shift.

  • Clubhouse Rentals

  • Lisa Aliberti aliberti1202@gmail.com

    The committee will review rental applications, collect payment, and work with Calendar Manager and Bar Committee to approve date/time.

  • Finance

  • Jane McSally jalemo1@yahoo.com
    Chaired by Treasurer, the committee assists in keeping the Club’s financial records in order.

  • House/Building

  • Ed Mead emead@optonline.net
    Organizes any repairs/updates that need to be made to the rental house or Clubhouse. Organize snow cleanup, update the outside of the clubhouse, etc.

  • IHSM Milford Irish Festival

  • Ed Mead emead@optonline.net
    MartyHardiman mhardiman@sbcglobal.net
    Jenn Hussey jenniferhussey71@yahoo.com
    There are various committees that work together to coordinate the festival, including – Admission, Advertising, Beer Ticket Sales, Beer Tent (pouring and serving), Children’s Area, Cultural, Entertainment, Food Court, Grounds Patrol, Marketplace, Merchandise, Raffles, Safety Patrol, Set Up/Clean Up and Volunteer Tent. Please let us know what committee you are interested in serving on, a full list is posted every January.
    Please note, all club members are expected to volunteer at the event including non-committee members. Member participation is critical to the success of the Festival.

  • Irish Heritage Riders

  • Kevin Fox bigfox821@gmail.com
    Founded and chaired by Kevin Fox, our motorcycle riding members meet at the clubhouse to go out for rides. The group of riders support Irish Heritage and Culture in our community along with supporting local and national charities.

  • Lyle James Golf Tournament

  • Kevin Kiely kevinkiely@sbcglobal.net,
    Scott Barnett woodmontinnervisions@gmail.com.
    Run by Slainte, the golf committee organizes this annual tournament that raises funds for scholarships we distribute to local high school students as well as to relatives of club members. You don’t have to play golf to be on the committee. There are many events planned in conjunction with the golf tournament including lunch and post-event happy hour. Sponsorship’s and gift bags are also needed–all help is appreciated.

  • Membership

  • Sheila Danehy membershipihsm@gmail.com
    The Membership Committee determines and updates membership rules, prepares new membership applications and renewals, greets and checks members in at the General Membership Meetings as well as helps recruit new members.

  • Parade

  • Mark Morse
    mark.n.morse@gmail.com
    Mary Neschke
    mhnphoto@sbcglobal.net
    The Parade Committee organizes marchers for each parade that we participate in (3 or more St. Patrick’s Day Parades, Memorial Day, Veteran’s Day, etc).

  • Scholarship

  • Maureen Richetelli morichcoyne@optonline.net
    This committee reviews and votes on scholarship applications. The IHSM William McNamara Memorial Scholarship is open to graduating high school students, planning to pursue further education. The student must be a relative (child, grandchild, niece or nephew) of a member in good standing.

  • Slainte

  • President, Scott B. Barnett woodmontinnervisions@gmail.com
    Slainte is a separate 501©(3) nonprofit organization that promotes Irish culture. It’s board and members are made up of IHSM members.

  • Sunshine and Monthly Luncheons

  • Joan Sullivan jmlsully@gmail.com
    Sunshine is the IHSM’s means to congratulate members of our Club on life milestones/accomplishments, send encouragement to those who are ill, and flower arrangements to those we have lost.

  • Tara Theatre

  • Noeleen Nelson, drumfin@mail.com Marty Hardiman mhardiman@sbcglobal.net
    Recruits for, organizes and produces the annual play. Committee is always looking for more people interested in acting or assisting behind the scenes, as well as the day of, serving drinks and snacks, etc.

  • Website (Communication)

  • Organizes and updates the website, Happenings, and email news blasts.
    Lisa ihsmsocial@gmail.com

    The clubhouse calendar is managed by
    Katelyn webmasterihsm@gmail.com.

  • IHSM Activities

  • Chairperson: Lisa Aliberti IHSMSocial@gmail.com

    The Activities Committee handles all of our General Membership events, including the New Year’s Eve Party, Family Picnic, Irish Man and Woman of the Year Dinner, St. Patrick’s Day celebrations and Women’s Christmas Brunch.

    Each activity has it’s own chairperson to facilitate organization of the event once agreed to by the Activities Committee.

    Please note: Even if you do not serve on the Activities Committee, it is requested that you volunteer to support at least one event per calendar year.

  • Bar Entertainment

  • Bar Entertainment, chaired by Tracy McCabe organizes entertainment at the clubhouse, including Trivia Night, Karaoke, etc.

    Tracy McCabe: 203-676-5086, tracy76767@msn.com.

  • Children’s/Family Events

  • Jenn Hussey jenniferhussey71@yahoo.com
    Eileen Potkay eileenmary68@aol.com
    The Children’s/Family Events Committee’s ambition is to have parties and events specifically for children at the Clubhouse on a regular basis.
    Activities will include family friendly movie nights, family game nights, Easter party, Halloween party, Christmas at the Cabaret and more!

  • Cultural Activities Committee

    Linda Fera lfera04@sbcglobal.net
    Plans and organizes activities and events that promote Irish culture and heritage. This includes: historical talks, traditional music programs, storytelling, roundtable discussions, Irish films, etc.

  • Young Member Events

  • Katelyn webmasterihsm@gmail.com
    Young Member Events’ ambition is to have young member events once a month to encourage our young members to become more involved in the club. Some events may be co-organized with the Children’s/Family Events committee or Bar Entertainment committee.