Amherst College Corporation and Board of Trustees

The Corporation

Cullen Murphy ’74
Chairman of the Corporation

President of the College

Biddy Martin

Board of Trustees Current Members, 2017-2018

Ted W. Beneski ’78, P'08
CEO and Managing Partner, Insight Equity
Southlake, Texas

Jeffrey L. Bleich ’83
CEO, Dentons Diplomatic Solutions
San Francisco, California

Sarah Bloom Raskin ’83
Former Deputy Secretary of the United States Treasury
Former Governor of the Federal Reserve Board
Takoma Park, Maryland

Rafael Campo, M.D. ’87
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Director, Office of Multicultural Affairs, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Boston, Massachusetts

Patrick Fitzgerald ’82
Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher, Flom LLP
Chicago, Illinois

Susannah R. Grant ’84
Screenwriter/Producer
Santa Monica, California

Douglas C. Grissom ’89
Managing Director, Madison Dearborn Partners LLC
Chicago, Illinois

Phillip A. Jackson ’85
Vicar, Trinity Wall Street
New York, New York

Arthur W. Koenig ’66
London, England

Simon C. Krinsky ’96
Managing Director, Hall Capital Partners
New York, New York

Kimberlyn R. Leary ’82
Associate Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Associate Professor, Health Policy and Management, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Executive Director, Policy Outreach, McLean Hospital
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Christopher S. Lehane ’90
Head of Global Policy and Public Affairs, Airbnb
San Francisco, California  

John S. Middleton ’77
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania

Cullen Murphy ’74
Editor-at-Large, Vanity Fair
Medfield, Massachusetts

Christine Noyer Seaver ’81, P'11, P'14
New Canaan, Connecticut

Andrew J. Nussbaum ’85
Partner, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
New York, New York

Dwight M. Poler ’87, P'19
Managing Director, Bain Capital Europe, LLP
London, England

Joseph F. Quinn ’69
Professor of Economics, Boston College
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts

Paul M. Smith ’76, P'09
Distinguished Visiting Professor from Practice at Georgetown Law School
Vice President for Litigation and Strategy at the Campaign Legal Center

Washington, D.C.

David A. Sutphen ’91
Chief Communications & Engagement Officer, 2U
Lanham, Maryland

Shirley M. Tilghman
Professor and President Emerita, Lewis-Sigler Institute, Princeton University
Princeton, New Jersey

Laura J. Yerkovich ’80
Riverside, Connecticut 

Life Trustees

K. Frank Austen ’50, P'83
Boston, Massachusetts

George B. Beitzel ’50
Redding, Connecticut

Martha L. Byorum
New York, New York

Rosanne Haggerty ’82
New York, New York

Amos B. Hostetter, Jr. ’58
Boston, Massachusetts

Charles Ashby Lewis ’64, P'93
Evanston, Illinois

Charles R. Longsworth ’51, P'85
Royalston, Massachusetts

Mary Patterson McPherson
Rosemont, Pennsylvania

Peter A. Nadosy P'01
New York, New York

Edward E. Phillips ’52, P'88
Weston, Massachusetts

H. Axel Schupf ’57, P'81, P'87
New York, New York

John I. Williams, Jr. ’75
Allentown, Pennsylvania

Philip S. Winterer ’53
New York, New York

Trustee Emeriti

John E. Abele ’59
Shelburne, Vermont

Danielle S. Allen
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Margaret A. Bangser 81
New Rochelle, New York

Alan S. Bernstein ’63, P'94
Coral Gables, Florida

Paul E. Bragdon 50, P'84
Portland, Oregon

Robert W. Carington 53
Sugarland, Texas

Katherine K. Chia ’88
New York, New York

Wei Sun Christianson ’85, P’15, ’17, P'19
Beijing, China

Brian J. Conway ’80, P'18
Boston, Massachusetts

William A. Davis, Jr. 63
Washington, DC

Michele Y. Deitch 82
Austin, Texas

Colin S. Diver ’65
Boston, Massachusetts

Anne Melissa Dowling ’80
Chicago, Illinois

Charles C. Eldredge 66, P'90
Lawrence, Kansas

Willie J. Epps, Jr. 92
St. Louis, Missouri

Nicholas M. Evans 52, P'80, P'85
Vero Beach, Florida

William E. Ford '83, P'13
New York, New York

Howard Gardner
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Steven M. Gluckstern ’72, P'08 
Santa Fe, New Mexico

Frederick E. Hoxie ’69, P'05
Evanston, Illinois

Richard F. (Dick) Hubert '60, P'89
Rye Brook, New York

George R. Johnson, Jr. 73, P'03
Greensboro, North Carolina

David A. Kessler '73, P'04, P'07
San Francisco, California

Woodward Kingman 49
Belvedere, California

David L. Kirp 65
San Francisco, California

Jonathan Landman ’74, P'07
New York, New York

Thai-Hi T. Lee 80
Austin, Texas

Richard S. LeFrak '67
New York, New York

Van Doorn Ooms 56, P'87
Bethesda, Maryland

Stephen B. Oresman 54
Darien, Connecticut

George E. Peterson 63
Washington, DC

Mark J. Sandler 64
New York, New York

W. Lloyd Snyder III 66, P'92, P'99
Haverford, Pennsylvania

Joan E. Spero P'94
New York, New York

Richard R. Spies 67, P'98
Providence, Rhode Island

Joseph E. Stiglitz '64
New York, New York

Bradley A. Stirn 72
Woodside, California

Blair H. Taylor '85
Seattle, Washington

Louis B. Thalheimer 66, P'94
Towson, Maryland

James C. Tsai '85
New York, New York

Scott F. Turow ’70, P'09
Chicago, Illinois

Diana Chapman Walsh
Brookline, Massachusetts

Gail T. Wickes
Dallas, Texas

Karen Hastie Williams P'01
Washington, DC

David S. Wolff ’62, P'99
Houston, Texas

Kimba M. Wood
New York, New York

Jide J. Zeitlin '85
New York, New York