Lee White, Executive Director  Email or (202)544-2422 x116

Executive Committee
  • Alan Kraut (President) Organization of American Historians
  • James Grossman (Vice President) American Historical Association
  • Lawrence Paska (Secretary) National Council for the Social Studies
  • Dana Schaffer (Treasurer) American Historical Association


  • American Association for State and Local History—John Dichtl
  • American Council of Learned Societies—James Shulman
  • American Political Science Association—Abby Paulson
  • Association for Documentary Editing—Christopher Brick
  • HISTORY™—Kim Gilmore
  • National Council on Public History—Stephanie Rowe
  • Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations—Amy Offner
  • Society of American Archivists—Bryan Whitledge
  • Southern Historical Association—Rana Hogarth
Rotating Members of the Board (term ending)
  • Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History—Kathrine Mott (2023)
  • National Council for History Education—Luis Fernandez-Martinez (2023)
  • Council of State Archivists—Joy Banks (2024)
  • Society for History in the Federal Government—Bruce Bustard (2024)

Note: Terms of the Executive Committee and Rotating Members expire at the end of NCH’s Annual Board meeting held each January. NCH’s Board has four rotating slots, two of which expire each year.