Patricia Martinelli has been recognized in the community for her achievements and contributions to Cumberland County. In 2013, she was presented with the Community Service Award by Vineland City Council and in 2015, she was selected as a Hometown Hero by The Grapevine Newspaper. Patricia is the Curator of the Vineland Historical and Antiquarian Society since 2011. She has designed new exhibits to help the Society’s museum better reflect Vineland’s rich multicultural heritage. She is the creator of “A Race Through Time”, a program designed to raise awareness of historic sites throughout Cumberland County.
Patricia is proactive in working with Vineland schools, businesses, and civic organizations and has more than twenty years of experience as a museum professional. For her work and contribution to Cumberland County, PatriciaMartinelli is a Heartland Hero.