Staff & Officers

Executive Director, Cris Luttazi

Cris Luttazi joined the Duxbury Beach Reservation in 2017 as its first ever Executive Director and professional staff.  She has significant experience in project management with both for-profit and non-profit organization.  Cris brings extensive coastal conservation experience to the position and a passion for the Massachusetts coastline.  Prior to joining DBR, Cris worked as the Program Coordinator for Mass Audubon’s Coastal Waterbird Program.  She was awarded a Fellowship at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in the Marine Policy Center and subsequently was a Guest Student in the WHOI Chemistry and Geochemistry Department.  Previously, Cris was a principal with Barclays Global Investors, serving as the Manager of European Direct Marketing and Manager of External Operations in London and San Francisco, respectively.  She holds a B.S. First Class Honors degree in Marine and Freshwater Biology from Kingston University in the United Kingdom and a B.S. degree in Management Science and Finance and Marketing from Bridgewater State University. Cris loves to travel, explore new beaches and  boat rides. 

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Assistant Director, Brynna McGlathery

Brynna McGlathery joined the Duxbury Beach Reservation in 2017 as the Reservation Coordinator and became the Assistant Director in 2020.  Brynna has been working with MA non-profits with a focus in coastal ecology since graduating from Tufts University with a BS in Biology and Environmental Science.  Prior to joining the Reservation as the Reservation Coordinator, Brynna worked as the Field Coordinator for the Mass Audubon Coastal Waterbird Program, shorebird technician for the Massachusetts Trustees of Reservations, and natural resource intern for the Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge in Wells, Maine.  When she is not at Duxbury Beach, Brynna is an avid skier, hiker, and dog-lover.

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Development Coordinator, Linda Malone

A graduate from Boston College with a degree in finance, Linda Malone joined Duxbury Beach Reservation in 2019 as the Development Coordinator.  Linda’s first project with the Reservation was directing DBR’s highly successful 100 Year Celebration.  Prior to joining DBR, Linda served as the Development Director at Friendship Home in Norwell for 7 years.  In addition to her professional life, Linda has played leading roles in a number of charities, including the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Waltham YMCA, Italian Home for Children and St. Jude Children’s Hospital.  Linda and her husband Joe live in Scituate where they raised their four children and a fifth child from the inner city.  Linda enjoys entertaining, golf and travel. 

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President, Maggie Kearney

Maggie has led Duxbury Beach Reservation as President for 13 years, with a total of 33 years as a trustee. She is a life-long resident of Duxbury and served as a selectman for 9 years.  Maggie chaired many committees, including the Duxbury High School Boosters Club, the Duxbury Antique Show benefiting high school athletic teams, the Duxbury Beach Study Committee, and the annual 4th of July Parade Committee. She was an editor of college accounting textbooks for Houghton Mifflin Publishing Company for many years. In 2007, Maggie co-authored The Duxbury Beach Book, a four-color, hardcover history of Duxbury Beach, now in its second printing.

Treasurer, Clark Hinkley

Clark is retired from a 40-year career in retailing. Most recently, he was Chief Executive Officer of Harold's, a Dallas-based specialty apparel chain. He served as Executive VP, Merchandising, for two other national retail chains, Talbots and The Children’s Place. He held a variety of roles over 24 years with the department store division of the Dayton Hudson Corporation, now known as Target Corporation.  Clark is a trustee of Beth Israel Deaconess Plymouth Hospital and serves as the Treasurer of Duxbury Beach Reservation. He resides in Duxbury.

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Clerk, Tim McCrystal

Tim is co-chair of the Ropes & Gray Health Care Practice Group. He has over 30 years of experience advising health care providers, companies, and investors on cutting-edge regulatory matters and transactions. He has extensive experience in structuring and negotiating health mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, hospital-physician relationships, formation and reorganization of multi-institutional health care systems, and a variety of contractual arrangements and general business transactions.  Tim serves as the Clerk of Duxbury Beach Reservation. He resides in Duxbury.

Coastal Ecology Program Coordinator, Bradford Bower

Bradford Bower joined the Reservation in 2020 as the Coastal Ecology Program Coordinator, a new program in the winter of 2019/2020.  Bradford brings extensive avian and conservation management experience to the position with a BS in Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior and Masters in Environmental GIS.  Prior to working with the Reservation, Bradford worked as the Lead Monitor Supervisor at Duxbury Beach for the Town of Duxbury.  Previously, Bradford worked in coastal waterbird monitoring and protection for USFWS at Maine Coastal Islands NWR in Maine and for the Mass Audubon Coastal Waterbird Program.  When not at the beach, Bradford enjoys gardening, drawing and staying active.