Appointed Officials

TOWN OFFICIALS – APPOINTED BY SELECTBOARD (Unless otherwise indicated, terms are for 1 year)


Treasurer (1-yr term) Virginia Gabert – (413) 339-5518 or EMAIL.


Tax Collector (3-yr term) Elizabeth Nichols(413) 339-5518 or EMAIL. Click for Office Hours


Financial Administrator (Combines Treasury, Financial and Assessor Administration roles) Virginia Gabert – (413) 339-5518 or EMAIL.


Highway Superintendent Gary Mitchell, Interim Superintendent (413) 339-5509


Police Chief

Jared Bellows
Note: Jared also serves as Police Chief for the Town of Charlemont. Call him to make an appointment at 413-834-1736 (cell) or leave a message at the Hawley Town Office at 413-339-5518.

Until further notice, (while we await installation of automated firearms licensing software [MIRC] at the Hawley Town Office), Jared will be conducting his office hours at the Charlemont Police Station. This is located in the Highway Building in Charlemont, down below near the Fire Station. His office hours for Hawley are generally 5-7pm on the second Wednesday of each month.  Important clarification.


Fire Chief / Forest Fire Warden / Emergency Management Director Gregory Cox


Dog Officer Chris Tirone 413-339-4215


Constable George Rice


Registrar of Voters Pamela Shrimpton Melanie Poudrier Margaret Eggert Daniel Hoyt


Election Inspectors

Juanita ClarkAnne Hamilton-KeanMelanie Poudrier
Gloria DeckerChristine HicksTammy Schofield
Margaret EggertCourtneyAnn HoytElvira Scott
Mary GelinasLorraine McCarthyJerome Sternstein
Jane GrantPaul NorcrossKathryn Sternstein
Suzy GrodinSusan OlsonElizabeth Thwing
Kirby Thwing


Election Constable Vacant


Deputy Election Constable Melanie Poudrier


Burial Agent Pamela Shrimpton


Town Counsel Donna MacNicol