Lower Shore Parkinson's Support Group

Our Board

Photo of Arthur M. Cooley

Arthur M. Cooley

Co-founder, Past Board Chairman, Finance Committee,

Art was the owner and CEO of Shoreland, Inc. until the property was sold to Salisbury University in 2006 and he subsequently retired. In 2009 he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Art was one of the four co-founders of the Lower Shore Parkinson's Support Group that held its first official meeting in April of 2010. He served as group leader and later as Board Chairman for the first seven years. In 2012 the organization received tax-exempt status as a 501© (3) non-profit charity. Art and his wife Billie live in Salisbury.