Board & Staff

founders Tibet house

PATRON

Tenzin Gyatso, His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama
Special Representative of Private Office of H. H. Dalai Lama Chhime Rigzing Choekyapa


HONORARY CHAIRMAN

Kaydor Aukatsang, US. Representative of H. H. the Dalai Lama


EXECUTIVE OFFICERS

Robert A. F. Thurman, President
Philip Glass, Vice-President
Ludwig Kuttner, Secretary
Beata Tikos, Treasurer / Board Liaison

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Alan B. Abramson
Anonymous
Anonymous
Peter Backman
Annie Christopher
Lavinia Currier
Leo Hindery, Jr.
Susan Kessler
David Kittay
Michael Mccormick
John D. Miller
Geshe Damdul Namgyal
Venerable Tenzin Priyadarshi
John Rezk
Laurence H. Silverman
Nena B. Thurman
Uma K. Thurman

HONORARY BOARD

Peggy Hitchcock
Navin Kumar
Adam M. Lindemann
Kazuko Tatsumura
Tenzin Namgyal Tethong
Fortuna Valentino

TIBETAN CULTURAL OFFICIALS EX OFFICIO

Ven. Geshe Damdul, Tibet House New Delhi, India
Kalsang and Kim Yeshi, Norbulingka Institute, Dharamsala, India

TIBET HOUSE US STAFF

Nena v.S. Thurman, Managing Director
Ganden Thurman, Executive Director
Anna Varshavskaya, Office Manager
Kyra Borre, Director of Programs & Special Events
Sonam Choezom, Membership Coordinator
Paul G. Hackett, Associate Publications Director
Zola Nyambuu, Gallery Director
Lynn Shauwecker, Consultant, Special Events
Tenzin Sonam, Information Technology Manager
Tashi Tsering, Programs / Events Coordination
Thomas Yarnall, Publications Director

MENLA MOUNTAIN RETREAT & CONFERENCE CENTER

Michael Burbank, Director of Administration
Kersten Dryden, Front of House Manager
Nina Gramaglia – Operations Manager
Charles Goodall – Executive Chef

VOLUNTEER STAFF

Charles Darwin III, Tenzin Dickyi,
Jeanne Huber-Happy, J.D., Thomas K. Jasper Jr., Kachoe,
Kevin Moonan, Paldon, Neal Sidhwaney, Anna Trobovic, Sonam Wangchuk