The Foundation is directed by an Executive Board which discusses
general policy decisions. The board consists of non-paid volunteers
who are experts on various aspects of U.S.-China policy. Among the
founding members and Executive Board of the Foundation are:
The Honorable John H. Holdridge 1921-2001
The Honorable Arthur Hummel, Jr. 1920-2001
Mr. Maurice R. (Hank) Greenberg
Chairman and CEO, C.V. Starr & Company, Inc.
The Honorable Donald M. Anderson
Former Consul General in Hong Kong, Consul General in Shanghai,
and President of the U.S.-China Business Council.
Admiral Dennis Blair
The Honorable Chas W. Freeman, Jr. *
Admiral, U.S. Navy (ret.); Former CEO, Institute of Defense
Analysis; Former Commander in Chief, U.S. Pacific
Former U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia and Assistant Secretary of
Defense. Chinese interpreter for President Richard M. Nixon. Co-chair
of the Foundation.
Dr. Bates Gill
Freeman Chair in China Studies at the Center for Strategic and International
The Honorable Herbert Horowitz
Former U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Gambia and Former Deputy
Chief of Mission to the PRC.
Dr. Robert Kapp
Former President of the US-China Business Council
Dr. David M. Lampton
Dean of Faculty, Professor, and Director of China Studies at the Johns
Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.
Dr. Kenneth Lieberthal
China Director at the Davidson Institute of the University of Michigan,
former Director for Asia on the National Security Council.
Mr. Leo A. Orleans*
Former China specialist at the Library of Congress and author of numerous
publications on Chinese affairs.
The Honorable J. Stapleton Roy
Former U.S. Ambassador to China, Indonesia, and Singapore and Former
Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs.
The Honorable James Sasser
Former U.S. Ambassador to China and Democratic Senator from Tennessee.
Dr. Richard Solomon
Former U.S. Ambassador to the Philippines, Former Assistant Secretary
of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, and President of the
United States Institute of Peace.
Dr. Wang Chi *
Professor of U.S.-China relations and modern China at Georgetown University.
Co-chair of the Foundation.
Ambassador Freeman and Professor Wang are Co-Chairs of the Foundation.
*Denotes Founding Member of the Foundation