Board of Directors

Detail of "Salute to the Dawn" by Owen Gromme

ICF is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors, which focuses on policy issues and has fiduciary responsibility for the organization. ICF staff and Directors are assisted by a volunteer Board of Advisors comprised of colleagues from the five continents where cranes occur.

Board Officers  
President and Chief Executive Officer
Richard Beilfuss
Hall Healy
Vice Chair
James Brumm
Robert Dohmen
Charles Gibbons
Co-Founder and Senior Conservationist
George Archibald
Lawrence Benjamin Patti Brash McKeithan
Leslie Coolidge Janet McKenna
Jane Dana Gerd Muehllehner
A. Sidney England Margery Nicolson
Ann Hamilton Hugh O'Halloran
Mirabel Helme Harry Peterson
Heather Henson Regina Phelps
Robert Hoguet Jeanne Prochnow
Paul King John Shepard
Urban C. Lehner Bill Smith
Lalise Mason Jeff Sundberg
Nancy Mathews Tim Tuff
Emeritus Directors  
Joseph Branch Charles Jahn
Robert Brumder Judith Derse Langenbach
Mary Burke Mark Lefebvre
Kent Chandler, Jr. Nancy O'Donnell
William Conway Kathleen D. Ryan
Richard Dana Donald Sauey
John Day Victoria Shaw
Thomas Donnelley, II Richard Steeves
Samuel Evans Ann Tisdale
Rick Fox Carl-Albrecht von Treuenfels
Nina Griswold Sandi Whitmore
Forrest Hartman (Co-Founder) Ginny Wolfe
Thomas Hoffmann Belinda Wright
Chairs of the Board
Forrest Hartmann (1973-1978)
Mary Wickhem (1978-2000)
George Archibald (2000-2002)
Joe Branch (2002-2010)
Hall Healy (2010-present)