25th July, 2009

Nantucket Celebration

Date : 25th July, 2009


Event Co-Chairs – Chris & Kathleen Matthews
Honored Guest – Ambassador Elizabeth Frawley Bagley

Tickets $350     |     Cocktails & Light Buffet     |      Nantucket Casual
Highlighting local project: Dreamland Theater

To facilitate travel there will be shuttle buses leaving from The White Elephant at 5:30 and 6:00 pm. Please RSVP by July 20.

Dreamland Theater in Nantucket

The American Ireland Fund wishes to highlight the work
of the Nantucket Dreamland Foundation, which is presently
working to rebuild the Dreamland Theater in Nantucket to
provide the island with a year-round performance, education
and community center.

Ambassador Elizabeth Frawley Bagley

has been a political activist, both at home and
abroad, for over 30 years. She served as U.S. Ambassador to Portugal from 1994 to 1997,
as Senior Advisor to Secretary of State Madeleine Albright from 1997 to 2001, as Senate
liaison for NATO Enlargement in 1997, and Associate Director of the Council on Foreign
Relations Task Force on Democracy in 2002 and 2003.
Ambassador Bagley was recently appointed to be the Special Representative to
the Secretary of State for Global Partnerships. She is also Vice-Chair of the Advisory
Commission on Public Diplomacy, Chair of the Democratic National Committee's National
Advisory Board, and Chair of the Clinton Library Foundation Board of Trustees, as well as
several inteational boards, including The American Ireland Fund.
Ambassador Bagley holds a B.A. cum laude in French and Spanish from Regis College,
Weston, MA and a J. D. cum laude from Georgetown University Law Center. She is married
to Smith Bagley, and is the mother of two children, Vaughan age 19 and Conor age 16.

2009 Committee

George Albrecht
Smith Bagley
Melanie and Ben Baes
Cheryl Bartlett
Lee Bierly and Chris Drake
Kevin Callahan
Tiffany and George Cloutier
Peggy and Phil Condon
Bob Crowe
Danielle deBenedictis and
Peter Karlson
Carol and John DeBlois
Debbi Deeley Culbertson
Therese and Don DeMarco
Lisa and Jack Dunfey
Jeanette and Bob Dunfey
Anne Finucane and
Mike Baicle
Marybeth Gilmartin
Lesley and Bart Grenier
Lyle Howland and
Jack Manning
Natalie Jacobson
Heather and Chris Kennedy
Sheila and Scott Knight
Mia and Bob Matthews
Carol and John McCarthy
Laurie and Bob Monahan
Bob Mooney
Joe Motta
Maureen Orth
John Osbo
Bruce Percelay
Allison and Jord Poster
Ann and Chris Quick
Doris and Edmund Reggie
Sue and Rob Reposa
Laura and Bob Reynolds
Luke Russert
Dede and Guy Snowden
Marianne and Bob Stevenish
Margie and Louis Susman
Peggy and Bob Whalen
Beth Wilkinson and
David Gregory
Suzanne and Bob Wright