Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum


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Truman Library Institute Welcomes New Board Members

The Harry S. Truman Library Institute, nonprofit partner of the Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, proudly announces the appointment of six prominent individuals to its board.

Welcomed to the board of directors on Sept. 28, 2007 were John Dillingham, president and director, JoDill,Inc. and Dillingham Enterprises, Inc.; Larry L. McMullen, partner, Blackwell Sanders Peper Martin LLP; Wilson "Bill" Miscamble, C.S.C., professor of history, University of Notre Dame; John J. Sherman, president and chief executive officer, INERGY, L.P.; Charles Sosland, president and chief executive officer, Sosland Companies, Inc., and Charles M. Foudree, community volunteer.

In addition, Walter Isaacson, president and CEO of the Aspen Institute, and John C. "Jack" Danforth, former United States senator, have joined the Truman Library Institute's National Advisory Council.

President Truman's eldest grandson, Clifton Truman Daniel, now serves with his mother, Margaret Truman Daniel, as Honorary Co-Chair of the Truman Library Institute.

"That these outstanding-and very busy-individuals have committed their talents and influence to further the work of the Truman Library Institute is a testament to the enduring importance and relevancy of the Truman Library," said William C. Nelson, chairman of the Truman Library Institute. "These individuals bring valuable resources to help us in our mission of preserving and sharing President Truman's legacy of public service and executive leadership through first-rate public programs, exhibitions, and educational outreach."

The board of directors is the governing body for the Truman Library Institute, the not-for-profit partner of the Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, one of twelve presidential libraries administered by the National Archives and Records Administration.

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