The Aquarium is reopening to the public on July 1. In response to COVID-19, we’re making some essential changes to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all.

Board of Directors

The expert members of the National Aquarium Board of Directors provide strategic long-term planning and oversight, and ensure that the organization's actions align with its mission to inspire conservation of the world's aquatic treasures.

Marc Bunting Board Chair

Marc Bunting is CEO of the Blue Jar Family Council.

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Jane W. I. Droppa Chair, Animal Policy Committee

Jane was elected to the Aquarium's Advisory Council in 1992, and in 1997 she started her first board term.

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John Racanelli President and Chief Executive Officer

John leads a team of 600 full-time and part-time employees and 1,000 volunteers in pursuing the Aquarium's mission.

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The Honorable Timothy Adams Board Member

Timothy J. Adams is president and CEO of Systems Application & Technologies, Inc.

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Adam Borden Board Member

Adam Borden is marketing director for SAGE Dining, the country's premier dining services provider for independent schools.

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John Bremer Board Member

John is also the founder and CEO of DIANAssociates, a telehealth service provider.

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Keith Campbell Board Member

Keith Campbell founded Campbell & Company in 1972 and currently serves as chairman of its board of directors.

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Todd Chester Board Member

Todd Chester is a senior vice president and regional director of investments for Hawthorn, PNC Family Wealth®

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David Churchill Board Member

David Churchill manages Brown Advisory’s national and international growth as its chief financial officer.

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