The Walters Art Museum


About the Walters Art Museum The Walters Art Museum


Given as a bequest from Henry Walters to the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore in 1931 "for the benefit of the public," the Walters Art Museum has since its founding been governed by an independent Board of Trustees. The museum benefits from the wisdom, support, and advocacy of these community leaders:

Board of Trustees 2013-2014

  • Andrea B. Laporte, Chair
  • Douglas W. Hamilton, Jr., President
  • Ellen N. Bernard, President-Elect
  • Thomas S. Bozzuto, Vice President
  • Guy E. Flynn, Vice President
  • Nancy R. Sasser, Vice President
  • Mary Baily Wieler, Vice President
  • Frank K. Turner, Jr., Treasurer
  • Dr. Julia Marciari-Alexander, Executive Director, Secretary

  • Julianne E. Alderman
  • Peter L. Bain
  • Calvin H. Baker
  • Neal D. Borden
  • H. Ward Classen
  • Rosalee C. Davison
  • James H. DeGraffenreidt, Jr.
  • Michael de Havenon
  • Cynthia L. Egan
  • Christine M. Espenshade
  • Margaret Z. Ferguson
  • Jonathan M. Fishman
  • Bruce W. Fleming
  • Kris Anne Gitlin
  • Michael B. Glick
  • Sanford M. Gross
  • Kevin A. McCreadie
  • Neil A. Meyerhoff
  • Bailey Morris-Eck
  • Mark Mullin
  • Jennifer Murphy
  • Charles J. Nabit
  • Judy Witt Phares
  • Lynn Homeier Rauch
  • George K. Reynolds III
  • John R. Rockwell
  • Bernard Selz
  • Gail L. Shawe
  • Judith Van Dyke
  • Michael J. Young

Ex-Officio Members

  • The Honorable Stephanie Rawlings-Blake
  • The Honorable Bernard C. Young
  • The Honorable Martin J. O'Malley
  • The Honorable Kevin Kamenetz
  • The Honorable Ken Ulman
  • Adam Borden
  • Casey N. R. Brent
  • Mary J. Demory
  • Adele Kass
  • Rebecca Lawson
  • Yvonne E. Lenz
  • Tom Noonan
  • Diana Ulman

Trustees Emeriti

  • Dr. Robert S. Feinberg
  • Samuel K. Himmelrich, Sr.
  • Cynthia R. Mead
  • William L. Paternotte
  • Adena W. Testa
  • Jay M. Wilson