Presenter of the National Book Awards

About Us - Board of Directors

Foundation Board of Directors Chairman

David Steinberger

Board Vice Chairman

Morgan Entrekin
President & Publisher
Grove/Atlantic Inc.

BOARD SECRETARY

Calvin Sims
Program Officer
Media, Arts, Culture

The Ford Foundation

Board Treasurer

Deborah E. Wiley
Chair
The Wiley Foundation

Quang Bao
Owner and Director
1969 Gallery


Markus Dohle
Chairman and CEO
Random House

 


Les B. Levi
Managing Director

North Sea Partners



W. Drake McFeely
President
W.W. Norton & Co.

 


Carolyn K. Reidy
President and CEO
Simon & Schuster, Inc.



Jennifer Rudolph Walsh 
Executive Vice President, Co-Head Worldwide Literary Department
William Morris Endeavor


LEGAL COUNSEL
Kathy Trager, Esq
Senior Vice-President and
General Counsel

Random House, Inc.

 

Jaime Carey
Chief Merchandising Officer
Barnes & Noble


David Drummond
Senior Vice President and
Chief Legal Officer

Google


Anthony W. Marx
President
The New York Public Library

 

Deborah Needleman
Editor in Chief
T: The New York Times Style Magazine


Elpidio Villarreal
Vice President and Associate
General Counsel

Schering-Plough



Strauss Zelnick
Co-founder
ZelnickMedia

 

Cheryl Effron Cohen

 

 

Steve Leveen
Chairman & Co-Founder
Levenger, Inc.



Fiona McCrae

Publisher
Graywolf Press



Lynn Nesbit
Partner
Janklow & Nesbit



Kenneth L. Wallach
Chairman, President & CEO

Central National-Gottesman, Inc.