Board

Board Officers

Christopher B. Milne, Chair
President, Gage-Wiley

Jen Loja, Treasurer
President, Penguin Young Readers

Chris Loker, Vice Chair
Author of children's books and books about children's literature

William Phillip Gorth, Secretary
Co-Founder and President, National Evaluation Systems, Inc., Retired

Board Members

H. Nichols B. Clark
Founding Director and Chief Curator, The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, Retired

Bryan Collier
Author and artist

Jane Bayard Curley
Art Historian

Robert L. Forbes
Vice President of Forbes Media, Retired

Grace Lin
Author and artist

Steven Malk
Literary Agent, Writers House LLC

Leonard Marcus
Children's Literature Historian, Author, Critic

John Mendelson
SVP for Sales and Digital Initiatives, Candlewick Press

Suzanne Murphy
President and Publisher, HarperCollins Children's Books

Andrea Davis Pinkney
VP, Executive Editor, Scholastic

Lynn Waggoner
VP, Content and Curriculum, Disney Publishing Worldwide

Honorary Trustees

Joanna Carey

Jane Goodall

Takeshi Matsumoto

In Memoriam

Barbara Carle, Chair Emerita

Vivian Gussin Paley

Fred Rogers

Maurice Sendak