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Officers & Council

Updated July 8, 2021

Officers & Council

AMERICAN PHILOSOPHICAL SOCIETY

Patron
The Governor of Pennsylvania

President
Linda Greenhouse
2020-2023

Vice Presidents
   
Elizabeth Cropper 2019-2022
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Rowena G. Matthews 2020-2023
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Jacqueline K. Barton 2021-2024

Curator, Fine Arts
Roger S. Bagnall

Curator, Jefferson Garden
Keith Thomson

Treasurer
Richard B. Worley 2019–2022

Secretary
Julia Haig Gaisser 2019–2022

Executive Officer
Robert Mason Hauser

Councilors

  2019–2022 2020–2023 2021–2024
Class 1 Warren M. Washington Dusa McDuff William H. Hooke
Class 2 Philip D. Gingerich Nina G. Jablonski Leslie C. Aiello
Class 3 Linda K. Kerber Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham Douglas S. Massey
Class 4

Christopher P. Jones

Andrew Delbanco Caroline W. Bynum
Class 5 Kathleen Hall Jamieson Margaret H. Marshall Babak Ashrafi

Council consists of the above elected Officers and Councilors, and the Chairmen of the Committees on Audit, Budget, Development, Investment, Library & Museum, Meetings, Nomination of Officers, Publications, Research, and the APS Fund: Alan S. Blinder, Samuel O. Thier, John S. Reed, Barbara B. Oberg, Harriet Zuckerman and Jonathan R. Cole; with Clyde F. Barker and Keith Thomson by invitation.

Executive Committee

Linda Greenhouse, Elizabeth Cropper

Robert Mason Hauser, Rowena G. Matthews

Jacqueline K. Barton, Richard B. Worley

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