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. Hankowsky

Assistant 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. Woodcock

National Trustee

Ex Officio

Lydia Hamilton Brown

President 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 IX

President of the Women's Committee

Doug Martenson

Faculty 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.