Waddell W. Stillman

Trustee since 2006

Waddell W. Stillman is President of Historic Hudson Valley, a nonprofit network of six National Historic Landmark sites along the Hudson River, and serves in various leadership roles promoting natural and historic resource protection and heritage tourism in the Hudson River Valley.  He was appointed by New York Governor George Pataki to help plan what has become the Beacon Institute for Rivers and Estuaries, and he serves on the management committee of the Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area.  Before becoming its President, he served as Historic Hudson Valley's director of finance and administration, CFO, and COO.  He is also chairman of the board of trustees of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society.  He is married to Yale classmate Kristina W. Stillman.  They live with their school-age daughter and son in New York City. He earned a B.A. in American Studies at Yale in 1983 and an M.B.A. from Harvard in 1988.  From 1988 to 1992, he worked for Anderson Consulting (now Accenture) in New York City.  He has been a trustee of the Foundation since 2006.