Leadership Council

Honorable Edward G. Rendell – Former Governor of Pennsylvania
Honorable Joe Torsella, PA – Treasurer of Pennsylvania
Honorable Robin Wiessmann, PA – Secretary of Banking

Mary Bomar, San Antonio, TX – Former Director of National Park Service and former Superintendent, Independence National Historical Park


Thomas A. Caramanico, Philadelphia, PA – President, McCormick Taylor, Inc.


Suzanne Johansson Cawley, Bucks County, PA – Real Estate Broker, Spouse of former Lt. Governor Jim Cawley


Brent Glass, Washington, DC – Former Executive Director of the PA Historical and Museum Commission, Director Emeritus Smithsonian National Museum of American History


Patrick Harker, Philadelphia, PA – President, Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank


John Herzog, New York City, NY – Founder, Museum of American Finance


Mary Herzog, Rose Tree, PA – Philanthropist


Lisa J. Jordan, Philadelphia, PA – Attorney for the City of Philadelphia


Cynthia MacLeod, Philadelphia, PA – Superintendent, Independence National Historical Park, ex officio


Bill Marrazzo, Philadelphia, PA – CEO, WHYY


Thomas Morr, Marco Island, FL – Former President, Select Greater Philadelphia


Nancy Moses, Philadelphia, PA – Chair, Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission

Magdalena Padilla, Philadelphia, PA – Chief of Mitigation Division, FEMA, Advisor to the CEO at Puerto Rico – USA Imports, Inc.


Ros Remer, Philadelphia, PA – Director, Cultural Partnerships at Drexel University


Justin Shuman, Philadelphia, PA – Vice President of Development, Dorsata


Jeremy Siegel, Philadelphia, PA – Russell E. Palmer Professor of Finance, the Wharton School


Vince Stehle, Philadelphia, PA – President, Media Impact Funders


Denise Doring VanBuren, Washington DC – First Vice President General, Daughters of the American Revolution


Edgar Antistenes Vesga-Arias, Philadelphia, PA – Executive President and Chief Executive Officer, Philadelphia International Medicine


Laurie Wagman, Philadelphia, PA – Founder, American Theater Arts for Youth, Inc.


Joyce L. Walker, Philadelphia, PA -Deputy Director, Independence Historical Trust


Rob Wonderling, Philadelphia, PA – President, Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce


Lee J. Woolley, Philadelphia, PA – Former Regional President, Mid-Atlantic Region for BNY Mellon