In addition, the Board elected two returning Trustees.
Nina Burnaford previously served as a DMNH Trustee from 2014-2019. She is a Senior Associate Director for Legal Affairs at the University of Pennsylvania Penn Center for Innovation. She’s a graduate of William Smith College, the London School of Economics, and the University of Pennsylvania Law School. Ben Ledyard also previously served as a DMNH Trustee from 2014 to 2019. A graduate of the University of Colorado Boulder and Widener University School of Law, he is a Managing Director and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank.
The 2021 Executive Committee of the Museum’s Board includes:
- President – Ron Logue, Administrative Vice President for Wealth Advisory at the Wilmington Trust Company
- Vice President – George Trammell, Retired Chief Controlling Officer at SAP
- Treasurer – John Kirby, Chief Financial Officer at Idera Pharmaceuticals
- Secretary – John Larson, Managing Director and Head of Institutional Sales at Syntax, LLC
Founded in 1967 and open to the public since 1972,the Delaware Museum of Natural History is a private, not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation. Its mission is to investigate nature and science, preserve and interpret its collections, conduct scientific research, and inspire people of all ages to a lifetime of exploration and discovery. Through this mission, it strives to help develop a caring society that respects and values our planet. The museum is currently undergoing a major metamorphosis to its galleries and public spaces. Learn more at evolve.delmnh.org.