Andy Mako Appointed as Chairman of the Board at The Wright Museum of World War II

The Wright Museum of World War II is thrilled to announce the appointment of Andy Mako as the new Chairman of the Board, effective immediately. With over 30 years of corporate experience as a Senior Financial Services Executive, Andy brings a wealth of leadership expertise to his new role, poised to drive the museum’s growth, innovation, and community impact.

Since retirement, Andy has been an integral part of The Wright Museum’s governance structure, serving on the Board since 2015 and as Treasurer since 2016. His deep understanding of the museum’s mission and operations positions him well to lead as Chairman, building upon the foundation of excellence established by his predecessors.

“I am honored to accept the role of Chairman of the Board at The Wright Museum of World War II,” said Andy Mako.
“My involvement with the museum is a way for me to honor my father who served in the Army Air Force during WWII. He served on the home front, building and inspecting bombers before they were released for combat so the museum’s home front emphasis is particularly important to me”

In addition to his dedicated service to The Wright Museum, Andy is actively engaged in various community organizations, exemplifying his commitment to public service and philanthropy. He currently serves on the boards of the Life Ministries Food Pantry and the Friends of the Wolfeboro Community Bandstand, while also doing tax preparation for the AARP Tax Aide program for the past 12 years. His multifaceted involvement underscores his dedication to making a positive impact in the lives of others and further enriches his leadership contributions to The Wright Museum of World War II.

“Andy’s extensive experience, unwavering dedication, and deep commitment to community service make him an ideal choice to lead The Wright Museum of World War II as Chairman of the Board,” said Michael Cooper, Vice Chairman. “We are excited to embark on this new chapter under his leadership and look forward to achieving even greater heights of excellence together.”