Leadership

The Walters Art Museum has since its founding been governed by an independent Board of Trustees and its by-laws. The museum benefits from the wisdom, support, and advocacy of these community leaders.

Board of Trustees

Ellen N. Bernard, Chair
James H. DeGraffenreidt, Jr., President
Christine M. Espenshade, Vice President
Guy E. Flynn, Vice President
Michael B. Glick, Vice President
Alexander Núñez, Vice President
Lynn Homeier Rauch, Vice President
Michael J. Young, Treasurer
Julia Marciari-Alexander, Secretary, Executive Director

Calvin Baker
Peter Bain
Elizabeth Bonner
José Bowen
Paula Chirhart
H. Ward Classen
Brad Davidson
Elke F. Durden
Cynthia L. Egan
Margaret Z. Ferguson
Deanna R. Fidler
Lexie Bozzuto Greene
Ann M. Holcomb
Ricardo Johnson
Ricardo (Rick) Lobo
Nancy E. McColgan
Neil A. Meyerhoff
Joshua R. Perry
Judy Witt Phares
Matt Polk
George K. Reynolds, III
Gail L. Shawe
Karen Clifford Smith
Roslyn L. Smith
Betsey L. B. Todd
Judith Van Dyke
Michiel van Katwijk
Mary Baily Wieler
Mary Jo Wiese
Alicia Wilson

Ex-Officio Members

The Honorable Catherine E. Pugh, Mayor of Baltimore City
Andre Davis, Mayor’s Representative to the Board
The Honorable Bernard C. Young, President of the Baltimore City Council
Mary J. Demory, Representative of the City Council President
The Honorable Lawrence J. Hogan, Jr., Governor of the State of Maryland
Donald I. Mohler, Interim Baltimore County Executive
Adele Kass, Representative of Baltimore County
The Honorable Allan H. Kittleman, Howard County Executive
Julie Madden, Representative of Howard County Executive
Ilene Cohen, President of the Docents
Yvonne Lenz, President of the Women’s Committee
Chapman Gould, Chair of the Walters Enthusiasts (WE)

Trustees Emeriti

Neal Borden
Rosalee C. Davison
Robert S. Feinberg
John Gilmore Ford
Douglas Hamilton, Jr.
Samuel K. Himmelrich, Sr.
Andrea B. Laporte
Hervey (Peter) Stockman
William L. Paternotte
Adena W. Testa
Jay M. Wilson

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