Board & Staff

TIBET HOUSE US—Cultural Center of H. H. Dalai Lama

patron
HIS HOLINESS THE XIVth DALAI LAMA

honorary chair
NAMGYAL CHOEDUP, US Representative of CTA/ H. H. DALAI LAMA

board of trustees — executive officers
ROBERT THURMAN, president, PHILIP GLASS, vice president,
LUDWIG KUTTNER, secretary, BEATA TIKOS, treasurer,

board of trustees — directors
ANONYMOUS, PETER BACKMAN, INA BECKER, ANNIE CHRISTOPHER,
JANET FRIESEN, SUSAN KESSLER, DAVID KITTAY, MARJORIE LAYDEN,
MICHAEL MCCORMICK, JOHN MILLER, GESHE DADUL NAMGYAL,
LAURA PINTCHIK, VEN. TENZIN PRIYADARSHI, JOHN REZK,
LAURENCE H. SILVERMAN, NENA THURMAN, UMA K. THURMAN

honorary directors
ALAN B. ABRAMSON, LAVINIA CURRIER, PEGGY HITCHCOCK, NAVIN KUMAR,
ADAM LINDEMANN, TENZIN NAMGYAL TETHONG, FORTUNA VALENTINO

tibetan ex-officio board
CHHIME CHOEKYAPA, ex officio, Private Office of H. H. Dalai Lama
VEN. GESHE DORJI DAMDUL, director, tibet house new delhi, india
KELSANG & KIM YESHI, directors, norbulingka institute, dharamsala, india

visiting spiritual advisers
GYALWA KARMAPA OGYEN TRINLEY DORJE, NECHUNG KUTEN R.,
LAMA ZOPA R., KYABJEY LINGTSANG R., SAKYA TRICHEN R.,
LAMA PEMA WANGDAK, LELUNG RINPOCHE, LAMA TENZIN WANGYAL

tibet house staff
GANDEN THURMAN, executive director, BEATA TIKOS, managing director,
KYRA BORRÉ, special events, SONAM CHOEZOM, membership,
ANNA VARSHAVSKAYA, office manager, JOE COSEY, digital development,
JEN LIU, program coordinator, TENZIN KUNSANG, program associate, TASHI TSERING, programs/events,
DELGIRA SAMTONOVA, social media, THOMAS F. YARNALL, publications

menla staff
NENA THURMAN, executive chair, MICHAEL G. BURBANK, executive director,
LYNN SCHAUWECKER, managing director, AMBER HALLINAN, general manager,
ALICIA OJEDA, executive chef, ISSIS ORREGO, front of house, Golriz Jahangiri, dewa spa, DAVID GIANGRECO, facilities, ADAM FOIZEN, events & operations,
JUSTIN STONE-DIAZ, new media

tibet house drum
ROBERT A. F. THURMAN, editor-in-chief, KYRA BORRÉ, MICHAEL BURBANK, SONAM CHOEZOM, GANDEN THURMAN, BEATA TIKOS, TASHI TSERING, ANNA VARSHAVSKAYA, editors, JOE COSEY , WILLIAM MEYERS, MARC GREENE, production & design,

volunteers
SONAM WANGCHUK, TENZIN YESHI, et al.