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

Executive Committee
  • Jacqualine Price Osafo (Co-Chair) Society of American Archivists
  • Lawrence Paska (Co-Chair) National Council for the Social Studies
  • Alan Kraut (Immediate Past Chair) Organization of American Historians
  • Beth English (Vice Chair) Organization of American Historians
  • James Grossman (Vice Chair) American Historical Association
  • Christopher Brick (Secretary) Association for Documentary Editing
  • 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—Ben Goodrich
  • HISTORY™—Kim Gilmore
  • National Council on Public History—Stephanie Rowe
  • Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations—Thomas Zeiler
  • Society for Military History—Kyle Longley
  • 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 (2025)
  • National Association of Government Archives and Records Administrators—Dennis Riley (2025)
  • Association of Centers for the Study of Congress—Sara Stefani (2026)
  • Immigration and Ethnic History Society—Maddalena Marinari (2026)

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.