|Vice President/Treasurer||Elliot Hoffman, Founder, Senior Partner, Beldock Levine & Hoffman, LLP|
|Vice President||Bruce Trauner, Partner, Beldock Levine & Hoffman, LLP|
|Secretary||Deborah Ross, Director of Education, Newport Festivals Foundation|
James l. Bildner, Adjunct Lecturer and Sr. Research Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School
Patricia Blanchet, Director, Ed Bradley Family Foundation
Jerome A. Chazen, Chairman, Chazen Capital
Bruce S. Gordon, Former President & CEO, NAACP, retired Verizon Executive
Vikas Kapoor, President & CEO of meZocliq, LLC.
William Lewis, Jr., Managing Director & Co-Chairman of Investment Banking, Lazard LTD
Ward Mooney, CEO, Crystal Financial, LLC
Jonathan Nelson, CEO & Founder, Providence Equity Partners, LLC
Nicholas L. Pell, Managing Director, Gramercy Corp.
William Vareika, Owner, William Vareika Fine Arts
Newport Folk Festival® Board of Advisors
Ben Knox Miller
Ramblin' Jack Elliot