Board of Trustees

Board members are chosen because of their expressed interest and recognized ability to further the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts' mission. Through instruction, acquisitions, and exhibitions, PAFA transmits the nation's cultural heritage—as expressed in the visual arts—to succeeding generations, and gives context to that heritage.

President & CEO

Eric G. Pryor



Anne E. McCollum

Reginald M. Browne
Principal, Global Trading Systems

Vice Chair

Emily Cavanagh

Vice Chair

Charles E. Chase
President and CEO, FirstService Brands

Assistant Secretary 

Joseph D. Culley Jr.
Head of Capital Markets Group, Janney Montgomery Scott
Vice Chair & Treasurer
William P. HankowskyAssistant Treasurer
Eric W. Noll
CEO, Context Capital Partners
Vice Chair
James E. O’Neill, Esq.
Pachulski Stang Ziel & Jones LLP


Bryan  Baugh, MD
Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson,
Global Medical Affairs Leader, Infectious Diseases & Vaccines


Donald R. Caldwell

Chair Emeritus

Elliot H. Clark
CEO, SharedXpertise


Jonathan L. Cohen

National Trustee
Marianne Dean 
Kevin F. Donohoe
President, The Kevin F. Donohoe Company Inc.

Chair Emeritus

Mark A. Douglas
President and CEO, FMC Corporation
Jill Holler Durovsik
William J. Farrell
Executive Vice President, Wealth and Institutional
of Wilmington Trust Company
Robert I. Friedman, Esq.
Shareholder, Cozen O’Connor
Pia Halloran
Designer, Barbara Gisel
Jonathan Hirsch
Co-Founder and Director, IG Wines
National Trustee
Ro King
Chair, Global Heritage Fund
Susan Kline Klehr 
Robert E. Kohler, Ph.D
Professor Emeritus, History and Sociology Science, University of Pennsylvania
Andrew Kress
CEO, HealthVerity
Jannie K. Lau 
Marguerite Lenfest 
Valentine James Link, Jr.
Managing Director and Chief Marketing Officer, PFM Asset Management, LLC
Winston I. Lowe
Managing Partner, Lowe & Associates LLC
Kenneth Mitchell
Principal, Kenneth Mitchell Architect, LLC
J. Brien Murphy, M.D.
Clinical Professor, Division of Plastic Surgery,
University of Pennsylvania
Sandra Norcross 
Theodore O. Rogers Jr., Esq.
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
National Trustee
Gregory L. Segall
Chairman & CEO, Versa Capital Management, LLC
Arlen Shenkman 
June Marshall Smith 
John Toates
Owner & Principal, John Toates Architecture and Design

Robert Clark Williams, Jr.
President & CEO, The Best Male, LLC
Director of Diverse & Small Business Engagement,
Supplier Division Office, Commonwealth of Massachusetts

National Trustee
Kenneth R. WoodcockNational Trustee

Ex Officio

Lydia Hamilton BrownPresident of Alumni Association
Kelly R. Lee
Chief Cultural Officer, Executive Director of Office of Arts,
Culture and the Creative Economy, City of Philadelphia
Dorothy Mather IxPresident of the Women's Committee
Doug MartensonFaculty Representative


Roger H. Ballou 
Thomas L. Bennett, CFA
President, TB Partners
James C. Biddle
Partner & CEO, Verdis Investment Management
Edward T. Harvey
Senior Advisor, Dominus Capital LP
Thomas N. Pappas 
William H. Schorling, Esq.
Vice President, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney, P.C.
William A. Slaughter, Esq.
Partner, Ballard Spahr LLP
Henry B. du P. Smith
The Haverford Trust Company
Richard E. Woosnam
President, Innovest Group Inc.
Debora C. Zug 

About PAFA

Founded in 1805, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts is America's first school and museum of fine arts. A recipient of the National Medal of Arts, PAFA offers undergraduate and graduate programs in the fine arts, innovative exhibitions of historic and contemporary American art, and a world-class collection of American art. PAFA’s esteemed alumni include Mary Cassatt, Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Thomas Eakins, William Glackens, Barkley L. Hendricks, Violet Oakley, Louis Kahn, David Lynch, and Henry Ossawa Tanner.