Update

Welcome back! New-York Historical is now open for visitors. Book your timed-entry tickets. And reserve separate, timed-entry tickets for our free, outdoor exhibition Hope Wanted in the rear courtyard.

Officers

Pam B. Schafler, Chair
Andrew H. Tisch, Vice Chair
Richard Reiss, Jr., Executive Committee Chair

Louise Mirrer, President & CEO
Russell Pennoyer, Treasurer
Richard Shein, Assistant Treasurer, Chief Financial Officer
Freddy Taveras, Secretary, General Counsel

Chair Emeriti

Richard Gilder+
Roger Hertog
Nancy Newcomb
Miner Warner

Board Of Trustees

  • Akhil Reed Amar*
  • Helen Appel
  • Barry Barnett
  • James Basker*
  • Norman S. Benzaquen
  • Judith Roth Berkowitz
  • Franci J. Blassberg
  • David Blight*
  • Ric Burns*
  • James S. Chanos
  • Betsy Cohn
  • Ravenel B. Curry III
  • Susan Frier Danilow
  • Elizabeth B. Dater
  • Barbara Knowles Debs
  • Joseph A. DiMenna
  • Krys Doerfler
  • Niall Ferguson*
  • Henry Louis Gates, Jr.*
  • Buzzy Geduld
  • Annette Gordon-Reed*
  • James Grant*
  • Martin J. Gross 
  • Roger Hertog
  • Edward R. Hintz
  • Elie Hirschfeld
  • Agnes Hsu-Tang
  • Kenneth T. Jackson*
  • Brian Kane
  • David M. Kennedy*
  • Patricia Klingenstein
  • Sidney Lapidus
  • Tarky Lombardi, Jr.
  • Peter W. May
  • Jon Meacham*
  • Edna Greene Medford*
  • Louise Mirrer
  • John Monsky
  • Jonathan M. Moses
  • Khalil Gibran Muhammad*
  • Suzanne F. Peck
  • Russell P. Pennoyer
  • Joel I. Picket
  • Jean Margo Reid
  • Richard Reiss, Jr.
  • Vicki Ruiz*
  • Thomas A. Saunders III
  • Pam B. Schafler
  • Benno Schmidt*
  • Bernard L. Schwartz
  • Alan A. Shuch
  • Michelle Smith
  • Gillian Steel
  • Sy Sternberg
  • Andrew H. Tisch
  • Ernest Tollerson
  • Ira L. Unschuld
  • Bridget van Kralingen
  • Susan Waterfall
  • Sue Ann Weinberg
  • Michael R. Weisberg
  • Jane Weitzman
  • Byron R. Wien
  • Keith Wofford
  • David W. Zalaznick

Honorary Trustees

  • William Beekman
  • Nancy Newcomb
  • Eric Wallach

* Denotes Scholar Trustee
+Deceased

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