About America's Oldest Inn

Key Staff Members


Innkeeper, Steve Pickford

Steve Pickford is the eleventh Innkeeper of the historic Wayside Inn, having previously served as Executive Chef and Director of Food and Beverage. He rejoined the Inn in his current position in August, 2013, and also serves as General Manager of Operations.

E-mail: spickford@wayside.org

Pictured: Steve Pickford & his daughter Ashley



 Assistant Innkeeper, Dick Romer

 Assistant Innkeeper, John O'Brien


  Dick Romer & John O'Brien have decades of experience working at the Wayside Inn.

  Pictured: John O'Brien and Dick Romer







Restaurant Manager & Front Desk Manager, Tara Murphy

Tara has twenty-seven years experience working for Longfellow's Wayside Inn.

Tara Murphy