Anthony C. Wood, Ittleson Foundation

TITLE: Executive Director

FUNDING AREAS: AIDS, the environment, mental health

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PROFILE: Anthony C. Wood serves as executive director of the Ittleson Foundation.  His LinkedIn bio shares:

Anthony C. Wood is a preservation activist, author, teacher, historian, and grantsmaker. He is the author of Preserving New York: Winning the Right to Protect a City’s Landmarks (Routledge, 2007).Since l993 Anthony C. Wood has been the Executive Director of the Ittleson Foundation. Prior to that he served as the Chief Program Officer at the J. M. Kaplan Fund. He has worked at the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission and at the Municipal Art Society. Intermittently since 1991 he has been a member of the Adjunct Faculty of the Preservation Program in the Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture Planning and Preservation. He holds a Master of Urban Planning from the University of Illinois, is a graduate of Kenyon College, and was a Historic Deerfield Summer Fellow. Mr. Wood is actively involved with a wide array of preservation and conservation organizations. He has served as Chair of the Preservation League of New York State, is an Advisor Emeritus to the National Trust for Historic Preservation, is former Chair of Partners for Sacred Places, is Chairman Emeritus of the Historic Districts Council of New York City, and is the founder and Chair of the New York Preservation Archive Project. He has also served as President of Friends of the Upper East Side Historic Districts and has been a board member of Landmark West! the Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation, Landmarks Harlem, the Historic House Trust, Minerva Partners, the Glynwood Center and the Land Trust Alliance. He has served on the advisory council of the Neighborhood Preservation Center and was Chairman of the Selection Panel, World Monuments Watch, Year 2002. He is the former Chair of the Drayton Hall Site Council. Mr. Wood also consults on select philanthropic and preservation projects. In that capacity he has worked with such organizations as the National Trust for Historic Preservation, Edith Wharton Restoration, and the Orton Family Foundation.

Specialties: administrative support, ceo coaching, council, directing, fundraising, grant writing, lecturer, marketing, mental health, multimedia production, networking, newsletters, organizational skills, policy analysis, program development, proposal writing, public relations, research, seminars, strategic planning, technical support, troubleshooting,