John Galluzzo

John Galluzzo, Secretary, Hanover

John Galluzzo is the grant writer for the South Shore YMCA, where he oversees the grants programs for all 7 branches of the organization. John also contributes to the marketing program of the Y through his weekly column in the Mariner newspapers and advocates for statewide YMCA legislative and budgetary priorities on Beacon Hill.

An experienced naturalist who documents the beauty and history of the South Shore region, John is the author of more than 35 books on history and nature, including Half An Hour A Day Across Massachusetts, for which he took a half an hour nature walk in each of Massachusetts’ 351 towns within one calendar year. He is a member of the federally-appointed Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council, a freelance contributor to various publications, including the Hull Times and South Shore Living magazine, and is heard regularly on 95.9 WATD FM.

A resident of Hanover, John has been a member of the Manet Board of Directors since January 2011. He is a patient at Manet’s Hull practice site.