The Board of Trustees


The H. Lee White Maritime Museum at Oswego is led by a Board of Trustees and Executive Director.  The Board of Trustees meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 5:00 pm.  



President - William Schickling

Vice President - Dr. Robert Morgan

Secretary - Lisa Gray

Treasurer - 



Diane Cooper-Currier

John Gary

Dr. Star Matteson

Ed Mervine

Duane Morton

Dr. Ritu Radhakrishnan

Don Smith


Executive Director:

Mercedes Niess



Christmas at Sea Open House

Maritime Museum set to host Annual Christmas at Sea Open House with visit from Santa, and an awesome train courtesy of Oswego Valley Railroad Association.

Sunday, December 12, 1-4 pm. FREE...


Holiday History Shoppe

Come visit the HLWMM at the Holiday History Shoppe in downtown Oswego 11/27-12/24

Holiday History Shoppe features several local cultural organizations. Your purchase support a host of great local causes. ...


Lake Ontario National Marine Sanctuary Feature

The pending National Marine Sanctuary on Lake Ontario was featured on Great Lakes Now!

Check out the feature on sanctuary initiatives on the Great Lakes here....