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
Victoria P. Sant, President
Frederick W. Beinecke
Mitchell P. Rales
Robert F. Erburu
Julian Ganz, Jr.
Alexander M. Laughlin
David O. Maxwell
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
G. Wayne Clough, Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution
The board of trustees appoints the National Gallery of Art director and six 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
Development and External Affairs: Joseph A. Krakora
Dean, Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts: Elizabeth Cropper