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John Trumbull, "The Declaration of Independence, July 4, 1776," 1832, Oil on canvas, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Puchased by Daniel Wadsworth and members of the Atheneum Committee, 1844.3

Board of Trustees

Officers
Henry R. Martin, President
David W. Dangremond, Past President; Chair Emeritus, Curatorial Committee
Duffield Ashmead IV, Vice President, Chair Curatorial Committee
Cheryl A. Chase, Vice President, Chair, Facilities Committee
Susan A. Rottner, Vice President, Chair, Governance Committee and Compensation Committee
Hy J. Schwartz, Vice President, Secretary
Karen Cronin Wheat, Vice President, Chair, Institutional Advancement Committee
Thomas A. McEachin, Treasurer, Chair, Finance Committee

Trustees
Duffield Ashmead IV
Marta Bentham
Jeffrey N. Brown
Susan R. Chandler
Mally Cox-Chapman
Cheryl A. Chase
Francine Christiansen
Halsey Cook
Frederick (Rick) Copeland
Carol L. Covello
David W. Dangremond
Emilie de Brigard
Daniel P. Finke
Laura R. Harris
Robert C. Hobbs
David G. Jepson
Brion Johnson
Michael F. Klein
Jeffrey G. Marsted
Henry R. Martin
Thomas McEachin
Timothy McLaughlin
Yvette Meléndez
William R. Peelle, Jr.
Samuel R. Peterson
Esther A. Pryor
John M. Reynolds
Susan A. Rottner
Matthew A. Schaefer
Hy J. Schwartz
Filomena M. Soyster
Jean-Pierre van Rooy
Barbara G.Ward
Karen Cronin Wheat
Henry M. Zachs

Honorary Trustees
Coleman H. Casey
Mary G. Dowling
Clare C. Edwards
Carole B. French
Mary P. Gibbons
Helen B. Gray
Arnold C. Greenberg
Nancy D. Grover
Joan J. Kohn
Christopher Larsen
James B. Lyon
Conrad L. Mallett
Stephen B. Middlebrook
John H. Motley
Claire M. Pryor
Robert H. Smith, Jr.
Linda Cheverton Wick

Ex Officio Trustees
Susan Blair, President, Women’s Committee
Medina Jett, President, The Amistad Center for Art & Culture
Sally Wister, President, Docent Council
Jay Morton, Governor Malloy’s Designee
Eileen S. Pollack, Designee of the Mayor of the City of Hartford