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 Janet Langsam, Chief Executive Officer




 John J. Barnes
Senior Vice President
Reckson, A Division of SL Green Realty
Joseph B. McCoy
Region Manager, SVP
People’s United Bank
Bruce Berg
Chief Executive Officer
Cappelli Organization
Robert McGuinness
Asset Manager
Kite Realty Group
Glenn Bianco
Senior Vice President Wealth Management
The Bianco-Daly Group
Michael Minihan
WTP Advisors
John Brathwaite 
PJS Jazz Society
Barbara Z. Monohan
Arts Patron
Mack Carter
Executive Director
White Plains Housing Authority
Nick Moore
Creative Director
Gerard Curran
BellCurr LLC
Jean Newton
Executive Director
Music Conservatory of Westchester
Taryn Duffy
Director of Public Affairs
Empire City Casino
Joseph P. Oates
President & CEO
ConEdison Transmission, Inc.
Barbara Elliot
Arts Patron
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
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
Andrew Katell
Vice President CommunicationsEntergy
Deborah Simon
Arts Patron
Farooq Kathwari
Chairman and CEO
Ethan Allen Global, Inc.
Marie A. Smith
Clienteling Manager
Williams-Sonoma, Inc.
Theresa Kump Leghorn
New Rochelle Council on the Arts
George Troyano
President & Publisher
The Journal News
Thomas R. Manisero
Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker, LLP
Jacqueline A. Walker
Arts Patron
Ralph Martinelli
Westchester Magazine
Robert Wiener
MAXX Properties