Annual Report and Governance

Read the 2020 Annual Stakeholder Report

This Annual Stakeholder Report encompasses our institutional accomplishments of the last year, and announces exciting upcoming projects.

Our giving societies and circles (pp. 46-58), named after historic figures from our membership who embraced the goals and objectives of our work, include two Presidents, a First Lady, a Prime Minister of Great Britain, several statesmen, a famous nineteenth-century author, and distinguished genealogical figures.

2020 Annual Report cover

Governance—Board of Trustees

Officers

Chair
David M. Trebing (DC)
Vice Chair
Thomas Bailey Hagen (PA)
Treasurer
John E. Corcoran (MA)
Secretary
Jo Anne C. Makely (MA)
President and CEO, Ex Officio
D. Brenton Simons (MA)
Clerk of the Corporation
Ryan J. Woods (MA)

Class of 2022

Nordahl L. Brue (FL) Olivia Hood Parker (MA)
Mark T. Cox, IV (VA) Elizabeth McCaslin Passela (TX)
Sarah E. Gunderson (TX) Nancy Clay Webster (NE)

Class of 2023

Sumner E. Anderson (NY) Bonnie Reilly (IN)
Judith Avery (CA) M. David Sherrill (NY)
Stephen J. McCarthy (MA) Eric N. Ward (MA)

Class of 2024

Gerard A. Halpin, III (NY) John S. Rando, Jr. (MA)
Brenda L. Johnson (MN) Helen E.R. Sayles (MA)
Mark Kimball Nichols (MA) Elizabeth B. Vitton (CT)

Councilors

Class of 2022

Vernard I. Adams (FL) Gary P. Kearney (MA)
Robb Aley Allan (FL) Carol McGee (IL)
Margaret Aycinena (CA) Marilyn A. Moffitt (CA)
Richard D. Batchelder Jr. (MA) Robert Russell Perry (WI)
Helen H. Berkeley (NY) Pamela J. Pescosolido (MA)
Richard J. Cellini (MA) Laura Dean Ramsay (AL)
Francis de Marneffe (MA) Patricia R. Reed (CO)
Cheryl L. Edwards (VA) Peter M. Small (MA)
Richard C. Fipphen (NY) Lionel B. Spiro (MA)
Thomas F. Gede (CA) Edward J. Sullivan (MA)
Arthur M. Geoffrion (CA) Jane B. Tatibouet (HI)
James R. Goetschius (FL) Mary M. Tedesco (MA)
Deborah Campbell Hale (MA) Kathleen Van Demark (MA)
Beverly L. Hamilton (CA) Brenda M. Williams (MA)
Beverly M. Hector-Smith (MA) Dale Ellen Yoe (MD)
Marjorie Turrell Julian (NY) Gwill York (MA)

Class of 2023

Michael F. Aylward (MA) Gregory G. O’Brien (MA)
Susan E. Carlson (WA) Hans F. Olsen (CT)
Marc E. Chardon (WA) Jennifer Francis Piña (CA)
Howard E. Cox (MA) Julia K. Schmolke (MN)
Lea Sinclair Filson (MA) Roger T. Servison (MA)
Daphne Palmer Geanacopoulos (VA) David N. Smith (AZ)
John A. Herdeg (PA) Diana M. Smith (AZ)
Brantley Carter Bolling Knowles (VA) Tracy E. Smith (FL)
Virginia Whitman Koster (NH) Marjorie P. Snelling (PA)
Rebecca Howard Madsen (NY) Thomas R. Wilcox, Jr. (CT)

Class of 2024

Gina Mazzei Anderhub (FL) Keli D. Levine (CT)
Russell E. Burke, III (NY) William F. Locke (NY)
Sara Stewart Champion (CT) Sally A. MacKenzie (PA)
Jane M. Conlan (NC) Sarah Hagen McWilliams (VA)
Maureen Quinn Dwyer (PA) Ailsie Baker McEnteggart (CA)
William Edmund Fahey (NH) Kathryn Hicks Porter (AL)
John M. Fleming (CA) David E. Rencher (UT)
Bill Griffeth (NJ) Ellen C.L. Simmons (TX)
Gregg W. Hawes (MD) Alexandra Esty Stocker (MA)
James F. Hunnewell, Jr. (MA) Steven T. Watson (Hong Kong and VT)
Joseph Swan Junkin (MA) Albert J. Zdenek, Jr. (NY)
John F. Keane (MA)  

Honorary Trustees

Bruce R. Bartlett (CA) Kenneth E. Haughton (CA)
Richard H. Benson (FL) Robert F. Hendrickson (NJ)
John G.L. Cabot (MA) James Thomas Larkin (CT)
Stephen H. Case (MD) Peter S. Lynch (MA)
Ralph J. Crandall (NY) Linda A. Pescosolido (CA)
William M. Crozier, Jr. (MA) Frank C. Ripley (VA)
William M. Fowler, Jr. (MA) Stacy Schiff (NY)
Judith Waite Freeman (LA) Meriwether C. Schmid (CT)
Donald R. Friary (MA) Eric B. Schultz (MA)
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (MA) Alvy Ray Smith (CA)
Priscilla C. Greenlees (WA) Lynn Trowbridge (CA)
Judith Huber Halseth (MI) Helen Schatvet Ullmann (MA)
Virginia M. Hamister (OH) Justin L. Wyner (MA)