Fort Adams Foundation

The Fort Adams Foundation was established to: promote interest in and to plan, develop, coordinate, encourage, facilitate, set standards, and programs and projects relating to the restoration, renovation, reconstruction, and use of the historical Fort Adams.

The Fort Adams Foundation meets on a quarterly basis and as needed. Meetings are held mainly in the conference room at the Fort Adams Trust, 90 Fort Adams Drive, Newport. Occasionally, meetings may be held at DEM Headquarters, 235 Promenade Street, Providence. Meetings are open to the general public. Please see the meetings link for information about upcoming meetings, agendas and notes.


Terry Gray Chair and DEM Director
Frank Floor DEM Division of Parks and Recreation representative
Christopher J. Behan, Esq. City of Newport representative
Virginia Hesse Historic Preservation Commission representative
Christopher Zeeman Fort Adams Trust Board of Directors representative