Former Trustees of the Foundation

Simon Guggenheim, 1925-41 (President)*
Charles Earl, 1925-43
Carroll A. Wilson, 1925-47
Charles D. Hilles, 1925-49
Francis H. Brownell, 1925-54 (Vice President)*
Roger W. Straus, 1925-57 (Vice President, 1951-57)
Olga Hirsh (Mrs. Simon) Guggenheim, 1925-61
    (Vice President, 1925-41; President, 1942-61); President Emeritus, 1961-70; Trustee Emeritus, 1963-70
John C. Emison, 1939-63; Trustee Emeritus, 1963-66
Medley G. B. Whelpley, 1939-65
    (Vice President, 1954-61; President, 1961-63); Trustee Emeritus, 1966-75
Charles Merz, 1942-65; Trustee Emeritus, 1965-77
Henry Allen Moe, 1945-66
    (Vice President, 1959-65); Trustee Emeritus, 1965-68
Roswell Magill, 1947-62
Elliott V. Bell, 1951-72 (Vice President, 1965-72)
Kenneth C. Brownell, 1954-58 (Vice President, 1958); Trustee Emeritus, 1958
Ernest M. Lundell Jr., 1957-75; Trustee Emeritus, 1975-93
Dale E. Sharp, 1958-75 (Chair, 1961-75); Trustee Emeritus, 1975-84
Forrest G. Hamrick, 1958-82
James Brown Fisk, 1959-81
R. Manning Brown Jr., 1963-75; Trustee Emeritus, 1975-85
Carroll V. Newsom, 1963-76 (Chair, 1975-76); Trustee Emeritus, 1976-90
Gordon N. Ray, 1963-86 (President, 1963-85); President Emeritus, 1985-86
John A. Peeples, 1965-74; Trustee Emeritus, 1974-77
John M. Schiff, 1965-76; Trustee Emeritus, 1976-87
John N. Irwin II, 1966-73
Frederick Seitz, 1973-83 (Chair, 1976-83)
Roger W. Straus Jr., 1973-89; Trustee Emeritus, 1989-2004
Carl M. Mueller, 1974-85
Ralph E. Leach, 1975-83
Lewis Thomas, 1975-85
Richard W. Couper, 1975-94
Lewis M. Branscomb, 1976-78
William T. Golden, 1976-81
W. Clarke Wescoe, 1976-91 (Chair, 1983-91)
Helene L. Kaplan, 1981-97
Malcolm B. Smith, 1982-95
Edward E. David Jr., 1982-98
Robert V. Lindsay, 1983-97 (Chair, 1991-97)
Charles Ryskamp, 1983-2010
Jean Strouse, 1987-2004
S. Parker Gilbert, 1990-96
Theodore L. Cross, 1991-96
Charles A. Sanders, 1991-96
Leon Levy, 1990-2003
C. Nicholas Potter, 1995-2001
Wendy Wasserstein, 1997-2006
Kenneth Lipper, 2000-02
Peter A. Nadosy, 2006-08
Alphonse Fletcher Jr., 2007-2010


*Before May 1961, the title of President meant Chairman of the Board, and the chief executive officer (Henry Allen Moe) was called Secretary (1925-37) and Secretary-General (1937-61).  Before June 1973, the title of Vice President meant Vice Chairman of the Board.
 

Charles Ryskamp received a Guggenheim Fellowship for eighteenth-century English literature in 1966.  He was a trustee of the Foundation from 1983 to 2010.