Board of Directors

The expert members of the National Aquarium Board of Directors provide strategic long-term planning and oversight. They ensure that the organization's actions align with its mission to connect people with nature to inspire compassion and care for our ocean planet.

Edward Wiese Board Chair

Ted Wiese recently retired from T. Rowe Price, where he spent nearly 35 years as a fixed income investment professional.

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Colleen Dilenschneider Chair Elect

Colleen Dilenschneider is the chief market engagement officer for IMPACTS, a global leader in predictive market intelligence.

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Shari Sant Vice Chair

Shari Sant is an environmental philanthropist and ocean activist.

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John Racanelli President and Chief Executive Officer

John leads a diverse and talented team of employees and volunteers in pursuing the Aquarium's mission.

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Victor Abiamiri Board Member

Victor Abiamiri is a partner, portfolio manager and co-head at Brown Advisory.

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Adam Borden Board Member

Adam Borden is Vice President Digital Marketing at Live! Casino & Hotel, a part of The Cordish Companies.

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Marc Bunting Board Member

Marc Bunting is CEO of the Blue Jar Family Council.

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Bob Carter Chair Emeritus

Bob Carter, CFRE, founded Carter in 2010 and serves as chair today.

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Todd Chester Board Member

Todd Chester is a senior portfolio manager for Wells Fargo Private Bank.

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