Trustees of the Center

Patricia MortonPatricia R. Morton
Chairman

Founder, PRM Advisors, Charlotte, NC

William JordanWilliam C. Jordan
Vice-Chairman

Dayton-Stockton Professor of History, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ

Robert NewmanRobert D. Newman
President

Director, National Humanities Center, Research Triangle Park, NC

Lawrence RicciardiLawrence R. Ricciardi
Treasurer

Senior Advisor: IBM Corp., Jones Day, and Lazard Frères & Co., LLC, Greenwich, CT

Thomas SchererThomas J. Scherer
Secretary

Consultant, Spencer Capital Holdings, New York, NY


  • James H. Averill, Retired Partner, Wellington Management Company, Villanova, PA
  • Peter A. Benoliel, Chairman Emeritus, Quaker Chemical Corporation, Conshohocken, PA
  • Elizabeth Birkelund, Author, New York, NY
  • David Blackbourn, Cornelius Vanderbilt Distinguished Chair of History, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
  • Dennis Campbell, Headmaster Emeritus, Woodberry Forest School, Durham, NC
  • William D. Cohan, Author and Journalist; Contributing Editor, Vanity Fair, New York, NY
  • Jennifer Daniels, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary, Colgate-Palmolive, Greenwich, CT
  • Cees J. de Bruin, Chairman, Indofin Group, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • J. Porter Durham, Jr., General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer, Global Endowment Management, LP, Charlotte, NC
  • Gerald L. Early, Merle Kling Professor of Modern Letters, Washington University in St. Louis,
    St. Louis, MO
  • Leslie Fahrenkopf Foley, Attorney, Greenwich, CT
  • Kevin Guthrie, President, ITHAKA/JSTOR, New York, NY
  • Michael Ann Holly, Starr Director Emeritus, Research and Academic Program, Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, MA
  • Mirah Horowitz, Consultant, Non-Profit Sector, Russell Reynolds Associates, Palo Alto, CA
  • Thomas L. Jones, Senior Advisor, Star Mountain Capital, LLC, New York, NY
  • Philip S. Khoury, Ford International Professor of History, Associate Provost, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
  • Karen R. Lawrence, President Emerita, Sarah Lawrence College, Los Angeles, CA
  • Richard Levy, President, H.B.D., Inc., Greensboro, NC
  • Jane O. Newman, Professor of Comparative Literature, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, CA
  • John O’Hara, Jr., Managing Director and Senior Advisor, Rockefeller Financial, New York, NY
  • C. Allen Parker, General Counsel, Wells Fargo & Company, San Francisco, CA
  • Vincent E. Price, President, Duke University, Durham, NC
  • Carol Quillen, President, Davidson College, Davidson, NC
  • Harriet Ritvo, Arthur J. Conner Professor of History, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
  • Cara W. Robertson, Independent Scholar and Attorney, Santa Monica, CA
  • Joshua Ruch, Managing Partner, RHO Capital Partners, New York, NY
  • Diana Sorensen, Dean for the Arts and Humanities, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
  • Margaret Spellings, President, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Joan Hinde Stewart, President Emerita, Hamilton College, Durham, NC
  • Mark E. Thierfelder, Partner and Chair, Global Corporate and Securities Practice, Dechert LLP, New York, NY
  • Ben Vinson III, Dean of the Columbian College of Arts & Sciences, George Washington University, Washington, DC
  • Jonathan G. Weiss, President, Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, New York, NY
  • Raymond J. Wiacek, Partner, Jones Day, Washington, DC
  • A. Morris Williams, Jr., President, Williams & Company, West Conshohocken, PA
  • Susan Wolf, Edna J. Koury Distinguished Professor of Philosophy, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Pauline R. Yu, President, American Council of Learned Societies, New York, NY