Board of Councilors

Executive Committee


Eric W. Noll, Board Chair, ConvergEx Group, Former President & CEO

J. Rudy Lewis, At-Large Member of the Executive Committee, Neighborly Living, LLC, Owner

Elizabeth (LiLy) Milroy, Secretary, Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, Drexel University, Art & Art History Professor and Department Head

Jay Rose, Treasurer, Woodcock Washburn LLP, Executive Director (Retired)

Dale Heist, Esq.,Vice Chair for Audit, Baker & Hostetler LLP, Partner (Retired)

Alice L. George, Vice Chair for Collections and Programs, Independent Historian and Author

Lori E. Cohen, Vice Chair for Institutional Advancement, Arader Galleries, Director and Partner

David A. Othmer, At-Large Member of the Executive Committee, Independent Strategic Planning Consultant (Former Station Manager, WHYY)



Paul A. E. Cummings, Abbot Downing, Regional Managing Director, Northeast Region

Dr. Martha “Missy” Hutson-Saxton, Art Historian

Walter M. Licht, University of Pennsylvania, Professor

Georgiana Noll, Community Leader and Philanthropist

Darius Onul, Fellow, University of Pennsylvania

Tom Riley, Connelly Foundation, President

Paul Roberts, Freeman’s Auction

Timothy R. Schantz, History Factory, Chief Administrative Officer, Clear Harbor Asset Management, Vice Chairman

Hank Smith, The Haverford Trust Company

Kalela Williams, Mighty Writers


Ex Officio Emeritus


Henry Lafayette Collins III

George W. Connell

Bruce Fenton, Chairman Emeritus

Collin F. McNeil

David W. Maxey

Charles E. Mather III (deceased)

Sarah Price

Representative James R. Roebuck, Jr., Pennsylvania House of Representatives

Alice Lea M. Tasman

Harrison M. Wright



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