Board of Visitors

The Board of Visitors is an advisory group working with the College of Literature, Science and the Arts and the director on program and development strategies, articulating effective communication strategies for development and public outreach, and enhancing the institute‚Äôs ability to reach a wider public. Its members serve on the board for a three-year renewable period during which they also seek out new friends and supports for the institute. 

Chair: James Foster, Pittsburgh, PA

David Arch, Oak Brook IL

Willard Fraumann, Chicago, IL

Paul Freehling, Chicago, IL

Eugene Grant, Mamaroneck, NY

Louise Holland, Winnetka, IL

Marc Jacobson, Norfolk, VA

Mary Kidder, New Albany, OH

Richard Mayer, Winnetka, IL

Bennett Root, Jr., Pasadena, CA

Marjorie Sandy, Bloomfield Hills, MI

William Sandy, Bloomfield Hills, MI