Board & Trustees
“She never freed herself from the pressure to be in some way ‘representative’ of racial striving…It is a tribute to her greatness that she sought to balance the existential need for personal freedom of creative expression with the collective need for group representation in the world.”
— Edmund Barry Gaither, Executive Director of the National Center of Afro-American Artists, 2009
Board of Trustees

Chris Chapman, MD
General Trustee
Chairman of Chapman Pharmaceutical Consulting, Inc.
Chairman of Chapman Pharmaceutical Health Foundation

In Memoriam, Robert W. Jones
2004-2015; 1929-2015 
Nephew of Lois Mailou Jones

Larry Frazier, Esq
Frazier and Associates

Dr. David C. Driskell
Emeritus, 1998—2008
Art Consultant
Professor Emeritus of Art, University of Maryland, College Park


Board of Advisors

Virginia Mecklenburg
Senior Curator of painting and sculpture at the Smithsonian American Art Museum

Dr. Marie Racine
Consultant on Haitian Matters

Dr. Barry Gaither
Founder, Director, and Curator of the Museum of the National Center of Afro-American Artists