Members of the Preservation Action Board of Directors lead the organization by example, being active preservationists in their states and providing essential information to Preservation Action staff about federal issues concerning their communities. These grassroots volunteers are crucial to Preservation Action’s effectiveness as the voice for preservation in Washington.

If you have a question about your Board status, contact Preservation Action at 202-463-0970 or send us a note with Membership in the subject line.

Preservation Action Executive Committee

Marsh Davis, IN

Andrew Potts, DC
Vice Chair, Programs and Policy Committee

Nancy Finegood, MI
Vice Chair, Finance and Administration Committee

Briana Paxton-Grosicki
Vice Chair, Membership and Development Committee

Peter Benton, PA

Trisha Logan, FL

Shanon Miller, TX
Chair, Nominating Committee

Russ Carnahan, MO

General Counsel- Vacant

Carol Shull, VA
At Large

Michey Howley, MS
At Large

Allyson Brooks, WA
At Large

At Large- Vacant

At Large- Vacant

Board of Directors
Preservation Action is looking for board members. To learn more, please see Board of Director Responsibilities and contact us with questions about joining.

Stephen McNair, AL

Janet Matheson, AK

Bill MacRostie, DC

Lauren Oswalt McHale, DC

Thomas Moriarity, DC
(Chair, Preservation Action Foundation)

David Morgan, DC

Briana Paxton-Grosicki, DC
(Executive Committee)

Andrew Potts, DC
(Executive Committee)

David Schon, DC

Trisha Logan, FL
(Executive Committee)

Alan Downer, HI

Matt Cole, IL

Will Tippens, IL

J. Marshall (Marsh) Davis, IN

James Smith, IN

Hal Fairbanks, LA

Patty Gay, LA

Roderick Scott, LA

James Igoe, MA

Nellie Longsworth, MD

Richard Nettler, MD

Nancy Schamu, MD

Nancy Finegood, MI
(Executive Committee)

Steve Jones, MI

Mickey Howley, MS
(Executive Committee)

Robert Saarnio, MS

David Richardson, MO

Elizabeth Rosin, MO

J. Myrick Howard, NC

Mary-Anna Holden, NJ

Peter Primavera, NJ

Peg Breen, NY

Suzanne Clary, NY

Franny Eberhart, NY

Wayne Goodman, NY

Yolita E. Rausche, OH

John M. Tess, OR

Brenda Barrett, PA

Peter Benton, PA
(Executive Committee)

Melinda Crawford, PA

Mary Werner DeNadai, AIA, PA

Jennifer Stark, AIA, PA

Winslow Hastie, SC

Philip Thomason, TN

Vince Michael, TX

Shanon Shea Miller, TX
(Executive Committee)

Carol Shull, VA
(Executive Committee)

Rebeccah Ballo, VA

Cate Magennis Wyatt, VA

Laura Trieschmann, VT

Allyson Brooks, WA
(Executive Committee)