Foundation Board of Directors

LEADERSHIP

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Chair & President
Rodney E. Slater
Squire Patton Boggs
Washington, DC

Vice President
Jacqueline B. Mars
Business Woman, Philanthropist
The Plains, VA

Vice President
Robert Mosbacher, Jr.
Mosbacher Energy Company
Washington, DC

Director 
Steven W. Caple
Unity Hunt, Inc.
Dallas, TX

Acting Secretary and
General Counsel

William H. Minor
DLA Piper US LLP
Washington, DC

Immediate Past Chair
Gov. James J. Blanchard
DLA Piper US LLP
Washington, DC

DISTINGUISHED HISTORIANS

Distinguished Historian
Michael R. Beschloss
Presidential Historian
Washington, DC

Past President and Distinguished Historian
A’Lelia Bundles
Author and Journalist
Washington, DC

Distinguished Historian
Ken Burns
Florentine Films
Walpole, NH

DIRECTORS

Director
Douglas Brinkley
Professor and Presidential Historian
Austin, TX

Director 
Anne S. Chao
Rice University
Houston, TX

Director 
Charlie Dent
Congressman
Allentown, PA

Director
Theresa Fariello
United Airlines
Washington, DC

Director 
The Hon. Laurie S. Fulton
Community Leader
Alexandria, VA

Director 
Jonathan Glickman
Panoramic Media
Los Angeles, CA

Director
Mary W. Graham
Harvard University
Washington, DC

Director 
Fruzsina Harsanyi, Ph. D.
Consultant
Chevy Chase, MD

Director 
Ambassador David Jacobson (Ret.)
BMO Financial Group
Chicago, IL

Director
John Johnson
Edgeworth Economics
McLean, VA

Director 
Cameron F. Kerry
Brookings Institute
Boston, MA

Director 
Rose Stuckey Kirk
Verizon
St. Louis, MO

Director 
Jon Liebman
Brillstein Entertainment Partners
Beverly Hills, CA

Director 
Brad Meltzer
Author/Historian
Hollywood, FL

Director
Mary C. Moynihan
Perkins Coie, LLP
Washington, DC

Director 
Ackneil M. Muldrow, III
Weil Gotshal & Manges Private Equity Group
New York, NY

Director 
Michele Norris
The Washington Post
Washington, DC

Director
Lawrence F. O’Brien, III
The OB-C Group
Washington, DC

Director 
Ziad Ojakli
The Boeing Company
Arlington, VA

Director
Karen Pritzker
Seedlings Foundation
Branford, CT

Director 
Bruce Ramer
Gang Tyre Ramer and
Brown Inc.
Beverly Hills, CA

Director 
Rebecca Boggs Roberts
Planet World
Washington, DC

Director 
Susan P. Roberts
John Hancock Financial
Boston, MA

Director 
Gerry Salemme
Pendrell Corporations
Reston, VA

Director 
Deborah Ratner Salzberg
Uplands Real Estate Partners
Bethesda, MD

Director 
Marjorie B. Tiven
Global Cities, Inc.
New York, NY

Director 
David E. Weisman
Infra Holdings, LLC
Palm Beach, FL

Director 
Thomas Wheeler
Brookings Institute
Washington, DC