Robert D. MacDonald

Chair

Edward R. Hintz

Edward R. Hintz

Vice Chair

Allan Landon

Allan Landon

Vice Chair

Philip Ryan

Philip Ryan

Vice Chair

Smithsonian National Board

The Smithsonian National Board is a geographically and culturally diverse body of volunteer leaders that brings invaluable counsel to the Smithsonian and its many museums and research centers.

Established in 1970, the National Board is the Smithsonian’s only pan-Institutional advisory board. It fosters communication between the Institution and its members’ communities, advises the Secretary on issues of Institutional advancement, and promotes successful public-private partnerships.

The current members of the Smithsonian National Board are:

  • Robert D. MacDonald, Chair
  • Rodney C. Adkins
  • Lisa Bennett
  • William H. Bohnett
  • John F. Brock, III
  • Cissel Gott Collins, Ex-officio
  • Roger W. Crandall
  • Edgar M. Cullman, Jr.
  • Wendy W. Dayton
  • Vin Di Bona
  • Trevor Fetter
  • Maria Luisa Ferré
  • Sakurako D. Fisher
  • Julie A. Flynn
  • Brenda Gaines
  • William J. Galloway
  • Rick Goings
  • Myra M. Hart
  • Edward R. Hintz, Vice Chair
  • Nancy Hogan
  • Michele J. Hooper
  • Jennifer Walston Johnson
  • Dennis J. Keller
  • Jonathan M. Kemper
  • Paul G. Koontz
  • Allan R. Landon, Vice Chair
  • Dale LeFebvre
  • Cheryl Winter Lewy
  • David M. Love
  • Jacqueline B. Mars
  • Thomas McCloskey
  • Kevin M. McGovern
  • Charles W. Moorman
  • Jahm Najafi
  • Sarah E. Nash
  • Denise O'Leary
  • Jorge G. Puente
  • G. Jeffery Records, Jr.
  • Kenneth Ricci
  • John C. Ryan
  • Philip K. Ryan, Vice Chair
  • Fredericka Stevenson
  • Diana Strandberg
  • Michael E. Tennenbaum
  • John K. Tsui
  • L. John Wilkerson