About the Wilson Center
Woodrow Wilson Center Board of Trustees
The Board of Trustees, led by Chairman Thomas R. Nides, are appointed to six-year terms by the president of the United States. Trustees serve on various committees including executive, audit and finance, development, investment policy, and fellowship.
Trustees whose terms have expired may serve until a successor has qualified.
Thomas R. Nides, Vice Chairman, Morgan Stanley
Private Citizen Members
Peter Beshar, Executive Vice President & General Counsel, Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc.
John T. Casteen, III, University Professor and President Emeritus, University of Virginia
Thelma Duggin, President, AnBryce Foundation
Lt. Gen. Susan Helms, USAF (Ret.)
Barry S. Jackson, Managing Director, The Lindsey Group and Strategic Advisor, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck
Nathalie Rayes, U.S. National Public Relations Director, Grupo Salinas and Executive Director, Fundacion Azteca América
Earl W. Stafford, Chief Executive Officer, The Wentworth Group, LLC
Jane Watson Stetson, Chair of the Partners for Community Wellness at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
William Adams, Chairman, National Endowment for the Humanities
James H. Billington, The Librarian of Congress
Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Albert Horvath, Acting Secretary, Smithsonian Institution
Arne Duncan, Secretary, U.S. Department of Education
David Ferriero, Archivist of the United States
John Kerry, Secretary, U.S. Department of State
Designated Appointee of the President from within the Federal Government
Fred P. Hochberg, Chairman and President, Export-Import Bank of the United States