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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
William R. Peelle, Jr., President
Henry R. Martin, Past President
Duffield Ashmead IV, Vice President, Chair, Curatorial Committee
Cheryl A. Chase, Vice President, Chair, Facilities Committee
Hy J. Schwartz, Vice President
Frederick C. Copeland, Treasurer, Chair Finance Committee
Esther A. Pryor, Secretary
Emilie de Brigard, Assistant Secretary

Trustees
Duffield Ashmead, IV
Marta Bentham
Jeffrey N. Brown
Mally Cox-Chapman
Cheryl A. Chase  
Halsey M. Cook Jr.
Frederick C. Copeland, Jr.
Carol L. Covello
Alison D. Davis
Emilie de Brigard
Laura Harris
David G. Jepson
Brion S. Johnson
Michael F. Klein
Gerard Lupacchino
Merrill F. Mandell
Jeffrey G. Marsted
Henry R. Martin
Timothy McLaughlin
Yvette Meléndez
Mary Pescatello Melvin
William R. Peelle, Jr.
Samuel R. Peterson
Eileen S. Pollack
Esther A. Pryor
Matthew A. Schaefer
Hy J. Schwartz
Filomena M. Soyster
Jean-Pierre van Rooy
Barbara G. Ward
Henry M. Zachs

Honorary Trustees
Coleman H. Casey
David W. Dangremond
Mary G. Dowling
Clare C. Edwards
Carole B. French
Mary P. Gibbons
Helen B. Gray
Arnold C. Greenberg
Nancy D. Grover
Christopher Larsen
James B. Lyon
Stephen B. Middlebrook
John H. Motley
Claire M. Pryor
Susan A. Rottner
Robert H. Smith, Jr.
Karen Cronin Wheat
Linda Cheverton Wick

Ex Officio Trustees
Richard Alleyne, President, The Amistad Center for Art & Culture
Cynthia Bulaong, Designee of the Mayor of the City of Hartford
Kate M. Coley, President, Women’s Committee
Joanne Eudy, President, Docent Council
Jay Morton, Governor Malloy’s Designee