Board of Trustees
The National Gallery of Art is governed by a nine-member board of trustees, composed of five general trustees, who are appointed to staggered ten-year terms, and four ex officio trustees.
Sharon Percy Rockefeller, Chairman
Frederick W. Beinecke, President
Mitchell P. Rales
David M. Rubenstein
Julian Ganz, Jr.
Alexander M. Laughlin
David O. Maxwell
Victoria P. Sant
Ex Officio Trustees
John G. Roberts Jr., Chief Justice of the United States
John F. Kerry, Secretary of State
Jacob J. Lew, Secretary of the Treasury
Dr. David J. Skorton, Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution
The board of trustees appoints the National Gallery of Art director and five executive officers, who manage the day-to-day operations of the museum.
Director: Earl A. Powell III
Deputy Director: Franklin Kelly
Administrator: Darrell Willson
Treasurer: William W. McClure
Secretary and General Counsel: Elizabeth A. Croog
Dean, Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts: Elizabeth Cropper