Posts Tagged "jeff marshall"

A Barn with Many Questions in the Saucon Valley

Posted by on Sep 24, 2012 in barn education, Barn Preservation | 2 comments

This is a guest post by Jeff Marshall, NBA Vice  President. The Saucon Valley Conservancy held its annual barn tour on September 15, 2012.  The Saucon alley is located in southeastern Pennsylvania including parts of Bucks, Lehigh and Northampton counties.  This year the focus of the barn tour was twentieth century barns where in the past, 18th and 19th century barns were featured.  The barns included several late versions of Pennsylvania barns as one would expect to see in this region and other examples of gambrel roof barns that are typically seen in other sections of the...

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Welcome New Board Members!

Posted by on Jun 3, 2012 in barn education, Barn Preservation, The Barn Journal | Comments Off on Welcome New Board Members!

National Barn Alliance held their Annual Meeting on Sunday, June 3. The purpose of the meeting was to review progress made toward the mission of the organization. Charles Leik, outgoing President, spoke to the progress since the 2007 Albany, NY meeting that the NBA: – Hosted five spring conferences for general attendance and five winter Board meetings. – Conducted ten or eleven monthly conference calls annually. – Participated in five National Trust for Historic Preservation conferences – Received approximately $60,000 in grants from four sources, – Initiated the...

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