Board of Directors

Lee Arnold

Chair, Audit Committee
Senior Director of the Library and Collections
The Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Ronald Brashear

Chair, Membership Committee
Arnold Thackray Director of the Othmer Library of Chemical History and Director of the Beckman Center
Chemical Heritage Foundation

Justin M. Carisio

Manager, Executive Communications

Susan Glassman

Chair, Programs Committee
The Wagner Free Institute of Science

Stanley N. Katz

Director, Princeton University Center for Arts and Cultural Policy Studies
Woodrow Wilson School
Princeton University
President Emeritus, American Council of Learned Societies

Matthew J. Killion

Clinical Assistant Professor
Jefferson Medical College
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Martin L. Levitt

Former Librarian of the American Philosophical Society
Retired Professor of History, Temple University

M. Susan Lindee

Chair, Board of Directors
Janice and Julian Bers Professor of History and Sociology of Science
University of Pennsylvania

Mary Patterson McPherson

Chair, Nominations and Governance Committee
Executive Officer Emeritus, American Philosophical Society
President Emeritus, Bryn Mawr College

Edward A. Montgomery, Jr.

Chair, Development Committee
Honorary Chair of Endowment Campaign,
United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey
Former Vice Chairman, Mellon Bank Corp.

H. Carton Rogers

Vice Provost and Director of Libraries
University of Pennsylvania

Terry R. Snyder

Chair, Libraries and Archives Committee
Librarian of the College
Haverford College

Jeffrey L. Sturchio

President and CEO
Rabin Martin

Arnold Thackray

Chemical Heritage Foundation Chancellor
Former President, Chemical Heritage Foundation
Joseph Priestley Professor Emeritus, University of Pennsylvania

Keith S. Thomson

Executive Officer
American Philosophical Society
Professor Emeritus, Yale University
Professor Emeritus, Oxford University

Tom Tritton

Former President & CEO
Chemical Heritage Foundation

John C. Van Horne

Director Emeritus, The Library Company of Philadelphia

Harriet Zuckerman

Professor Emeritus, Columbia University

Workers at Marshall Paper Mill, Yorklyn, Delaware. Image courtesy of the Hagley Museum and Library.

Officers of the Corporation


Babak Ashrafi

Executive Director
Consortium for History of Science, Technology and Medicine


Martin L. Levitt

Former Librarian of the American Philosophical Society
Retired Professor of History, Temple University


Carl Miller

Former Chief Financial Officer
American Philosophical Society