International Council

The primary purpose of Haverford’s International Council is to advise the Board of Managers, President, administration, faculty, and students on international matters.

Council members endeavor to foster a greater awareness of the College internationally; help the College seize academic and outreach opportunities outside the U.S.; and offer professional expertise, personal resources, and time to assist the College meet the objectives outlined by the leadership of the College. Council meets annually at various locations around the world.

Upcoming Meetings
  • London: October 9-10, 2015
  • Hong Kong or Tokyo: March 2017

International Council Leadership

  • Henry J. Ritchotte '85
    Chair
    London, United Kingdom

  • Elon D. Spar '83
    Chair Emeritus
    New York, NY

  • John F. Crawford '58
    Chair Emeritus
    Paris, France


Current Members

  • Jose A. Bernas '82
    Makati, Philippines
    Term Ending: 6/30/2017
    Elizabeth D. Boissevain '00
    London, United Kingdom
    Term Ending: 6/30/2017
    Jerry Crossan '79
    Geneva, Switzerland
    Term Ending: 6/30/2017
    John L. Davidson '71
    Paris, France
    Term Ending: 6/30/2017
    Laura K. Howard '90
    Hong Kong, China
    Term Ending: 6/30/2015
    Jennifer E. Hurford '06
    New York, NY
    Term Ending: 6/30/2017
    William P. Jeffcock '84
    Great Falls, VA
    London, United Kingdom

    Term Ending: 6/30/2017
    Douglas H. Johnson '71
    Oxford, United Kingdom
    Term Ending: 6/30/2017
  • Janis A. Kreslins '78
    Stockholm, Sweden
    Term Ending: 6/30/2017
    Jong-Dae Lee '82
    Hong Kong, China
    Term Ending: 6/30/2016
    Edouard Mercier P'15
    Hong Kong, China
    Term Ending: 6/30/2016
    Paul D. Mindus '72
    Oakland, CA
    Term Ending: 6/30/2017
    Matthew D. Roazen '85
    Beaconsfield, Bucks, United Kingdom
    Term Ending: 6/30/2017
    Charles P. Robinson '89
    London, United Kingdom
    Term Ending: 6/30/2017
    Roberto P. Roca '76
    Madrid, Spain
    Term Ending: 6/30/2017
    Mark J. Sadoff '82
    La Garenne Colombes, France
    Term Ending: 6/30/2017
  • Philip M. Sawyer '86
    San Francisco, CA
    Term Ending: 6/30/2017
    Eric W. Sedlak '80
    Tokyo, Japan
    Term Ending: 6/30/2017
    Shruti Shibulal '06
    New York, NY
    Bangalore, India

    Term Ending: 6/30/2017
    Jane E. Silber '85
    London, United Kingdom
    Term Ending: 6/30/2015
    Thomas M. Smolenski '92
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Term Ending: 6/30/2017
    Steven E. Spier '81
    London, United Kingdom
    Term Ending: 6/30/2017
    Lorenzo A. Villalon '73
    La Serena, Chile
    Term Ending: 6/30/2016

Ex-Officio Members
Catherine P. Koshland '72
Co-Chair, Board of Managers
Howard W. Lutnick '83
Co-Chair, Board of Managers
Christopher K. Norton '80
Co-Vice-Chair, Board of Managers
Dana Shanler Ladden '84
Co-Vice-Chair, Board of Managers
Daniel H. Weiss
President
Staff
Ann West Figueredo '84
Interim Vice President for Institutional Advancement
Courtney Kelly
Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Institutional Advancement