NE-SFMA members come from all segments of the sports turf industry: municipal parks, public & private schools, universities, colleges, professional stadiums, educators and vendors. The association works in cooperation with local, regional and national sports, grounds landscape and other related organizations to produce safe, playable sports fields.  

NE-SFMA members advance professionalism in sports turf management
and athletic field safety through education, research, and advocacy.





Chris McGinty
Framingham Parks Department
Framingham, MA 


Tom Barry, CSFM 

Greens Farms Academy
Greens Farms, CT

President Elect 
Art Goodhind
Town of Natick
Natick, MA


Ryan Bjorn

Gillette Stadium

Foxborough, MA



Andrew Carlisle

Worcester Technical High School

Worcester, MA


Brendon Connor

Holy Cross 
Worcester, MA


Past President

Ben Polimer

Town of Weston

Weston, MA


Adam Ferrucci

Read Custom Soils
Wareham, MA



Ian Lacy

Tom Irwin, Inc 
Burlington, MA


Executive Director

M. Virginia Wood

MV Wood Co.

Medfield, MA


Scott Lagana

Turf Products Corp.

Holden, MA


Management Team:

Virginia Wood, Executive Director

Charissa Sharkey, Membership & Sponsorship

Peggy Benjamin, Finance

Kristen Dreyer, Education

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