ArtsW Board Directory

ArtsWestchester is fortunate to have a large, diverse and dedicated Board of Trustees. Board members are involved in all policy-making matters, sit on committees, attend functions, fund raise and lend their expertise in countless other ways.  They are the men and women behind the scenes, helping ArtsWestchester stay the course, keeping the organization fiscally strong and artistically relevant.


John R. Peckham, Chairman Robert W. Roth, President
Froma B. Benerofe, Immediate Past President Jacqueline Walker, President Emeritus
Michael Minihan, Executive Vice President Deborah Simon, Secretary
Glenn Bianco, Co-Treasurer Joseph P. Oates, Co-Treasurer

Janet Langsam
Chief Executive Officer


Darsie Alexander
Executive Director
Katonah Museum of Art
Ralph Martinelli
Westchester Magazine
John J. Barnes
Senior Vice President
Reckson, A Division of SL Green Realty
Joseph B. McCoy
Senior Vice President, Region Manager
People’s United Bank
Mack Carter
Executive Director
White Plains Housing Authority
Donald H. McCree III
Vice Chairman, Head of Commercial Banking
Citizens Bank
Robert Cerminaro
Board Member
Robert McGuinness
Asset Manager
Kite Realty Group
Gerard Curran
President, BellCurr LLC
Barbara Z. Monohan
Arts Patron
Jeff Dziak
Board Member
Nick Moore
Executive Creative Director
Roar Groupe
Barbara Elliot
Arts Patron
David S. Price
Board Member
Maria Ferreira
Area President
Wells Fargo
Nataly Ritter
Arts Patron
Emily L. Grant
Arts Patron
Martin Rogowsky
Rogowsky Management
LaRuth H. Gray
NYU Steinhardt
Frank A. Schettino
Managing Partner
Anchin Block & Anchin LLP
Karen Greenspan
Arts Patron
Carol T. Schmidt
Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker
Houlihan Lawrence
A. Maren Hexter
Arts Patron
Judith S. Schwartz
Professor of Arts & Arts Professions
New York University
Betty Himmel
Arts Patron
Hannah Shmerler
Arts Patron
Farooq Kathwari
President, CEO and Chairman
Ethan Allen Global, Inc.
George Troyano
President and Publisher
The Journal News
Andrew Katell
Vice President
Communications, Entergy
Robert Wiener
MAXX Properties
Thomas R. Manisero
Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker, LLP
Natasha Caputo, Director of Tourism
Westchester County Office of Tourism
Hon. Francis Corcoran
Westchester County Board of Legislators
William Mooney III, Director
Office of Economic Development
Hon. Catherine Parker
Westchester County Board of Legislators