About us

The ”’Englewood Historical Society”’ consists of the City’s citizens and others interested in preserving our history. We meet at the Englewood Library, or via zoom, and maintain a page on the Englewood Library’s website.

Our website was originally created by the late Dr. Steve Press.  

Current Officers:
*Co-Presidents – Irmari Nacht — Distinguished artist/Co-author, “Englewood and Englewood Cliffs” – Arcadia Publ. 1998/Englewood Assistant Historian and Charlotte Bennett-Schoen, Past President, Englewood City Council
*Treasurer – Natalie Beaumont, Past-President, League of Women Voters
*Recording Secretary – Charlotte Bennett-Schoen
*Corresponding Secretary – Frances Whelan Chartrand

Other Board Members and Friends
*Bobbie Bouton-Goldberg –  Co-author, “Englewood and Englewood Cliffs” – Arcadia Publ. 1998/Closter Historical Preservation Commission
*David Braun – Leonia Historic Preservation Commission
*Arnold Brown, Esq – Former State Assemblyman; Co-author, “Englewood and Englewood Cliffs” – Arcadia Publ. 1998
*Serena Carson — Community Activist
*Sondra Greenberg  – Mayor of Englewood (1976-1982)
*Jacqueline Guttman — Music educator, Founder Arts for Life Network NJ
*Jane Kendall — Psychotherapist/Communiity Activist
*JoEllen Knie — Dinner Chair and Program Design
*Will Lee, PhD – City Historian/Assoc. Prof, English, Yeshiva University
*Felicia Leibman — Dinner Chair
*Janine McKee – Community Activist
*Thomas Monroe –  Retired Teacher/Coach/Lecturer on Black History/Englewood Assistant Historian
*Michael J Passow, EdD — Retired Science Educator

*Webmaster – Dr. Michael J Passow, mjpassow@gmail.com

Selected Current and Past Officers and Members

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