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Members of the Board of Trustees are appointed to six-year terms by the president of the United States. Trustees serve on various committees including executive, audit, finance and investment policy, development, fellowship, and strategic planning and program. Trustees whose terms have expired may serve until a successor has qualified.

Woodrow Wilson Center Board of Trustees

Chair

Governor Bill Haslam

Bill Haslam

Chair, Board of Trustees;
Former Governor of Tennessee

Vice Chair

Drew Maloney

Drew Maloney

Vice Chair, Board of Trustees;
President and CEO, American Investment Council

Private Citizen Members

Peter J. Beshar

Peter J. Beshar

Trustee, Wilson Center;
Executive Vice President & General Counsel; Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc.
Thelma Duggin

Thelma Duggin

Trustee, Wilson Center;
President, The AnBryce Foundation
Barry S. Jackson

Barry S. Jackson

Trustee, Wilson Center;
Managing Director, The Lindsey Group and Strategic Advisor, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck
David Jacobson

David Jacobson

Trustee, Wilson Center;
Former U.S. Ambassador to Canada and Vice Chair, BMO Financial Group
Nathalie Rayes

Nathalie Rayes

Trustee, Wilson Center;
President and CEO, Latino Victory
Earl W. Stafford

Earl W. Stafford

Trustee, Wilson Center;
Chief Executive Officer, The Wentworth Group, LLC
Louis Susman

Hon. Louis Susman

Trustee, Wilson Center;
Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Kingdom; Senior Advisor, Perella Weinberg Partners

Public Members

Alex Azar

Alex Azar

Secretary, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Lonnie G. Bunch III

Lonnie G. Bunch III

Secretary, Smithsonian Institution
Elisabeth DeVos

Elisabeth DeVos

Secretary, U.S. Department of Education
David Ferriero

David Ferriero

Archivist of the United States
Carla D. Hayden

Carla D. Hayden

Librarian of Congress
Jon Parrish Peede

Jon Parrish Peede

Chairman, National Endowment for the Humanities
Michael Pompeo

Michael Pompeo

Secretary, U.S. Department of State

Staff Leadership

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Jane Harman

Director, President, and CEO, Wilson Center
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Robert S. Litwak

Senior Vice President and Director of International Security Studies
Bruce Blakeman

Bruce Blakeman

Chief Operating Officer
Meg King

Meg King

Strategic and National Security Advisor to the Wilson Center's CEO & President; Director of the Science and Technology Innovation Program
Linda Roth

Linda Roth

Vice President for External Relations
Aaron C. Jones

Aaron C. Jones

Director of Congressional Relations
Nora Shuler

Nora Shuler Bodner

Deputy Director of Development
Vickki Johnson

Vickki G. Johnson

Human Resources Director
Andrew Pepito

Andrew Pepito

Chief Financial Officer

Prince Palmer

Director Support Operations
Dennis Reimer

Dennis Reimer

Chief Information Officer
Bruce Griffith

Bruce Griffith

Chief Technology Officer
Susan Howard

Susan Howard

Deputy Financial Officer

Jane Mutnick

Secretary, Board of Trustees
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Monde Muyangwa

Africa Program Director
Abraham Denmark

Abraham Denmark

Director, Asia Program
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Christopher Sands

Director, Canada Institute
Jennifer L. Turner

Jennifer L. Turner

Director, China Environment Forum & Manager, Global Choke Point Initiative
Dan Hamilton

Daniel S. Hamilton

Director, Global Europe Program; Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation Distinguished Fellow
Michael Sfraga

Michael Sfraga

Director, Global Risk and Resilience Program & Director, Polar Institute
Christian F. Ostermann

Christian F. Ostermann

Director, History and Public Policy Program; Cold War International History Project; North Korea Documentation Project; Nuclear Proliferation International History Project;
Woodrow Wilson Center
Matthew Rojansky

Matthew Rojansky

Director, Kennan Institute
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Robert Daly

Director, Kissinger Institute on China and the United States
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Jean H. Lee

Director, Hyundai Motor-Korea Foundation Center for Korean History and Public Policy;
Journalist and former Pyongyang Bureau Chief, Associated Press
Cindy Arnson

Cynthia J. Arnson

Director, Latin American Program
Duncan Wood

Duncan Wood

Director, Mexico Institute