Economist John S. Tamagni Elected Chair of Brooklyn Museum Board of Trustees


BROOKLYN, NY.- The Members of the Board of Trustees of the Brooklyn Museum have elected John S. Tamagni, a member of the Board since 1987 and currently Chair of the finance committee and Board Treasurer, as the Museum’s Chair. He succeeds retiring Chair Norman M. Feinberg, who has served as Chair since 2006. Mr. Feinberg will continue to serve as an active Board member. Trustee Stephanie Ingrassia was elected Board President. Ms. Ingrassia has been a Trustee for ten years. Upon his election as Chair, Mr. Tamagni stated, “Under the leadership of Norman M. Feinberg, the Museum has continued an exceptional period of growth. I look forward, as Chairman, to the challenge of building upon these accomplishments, and to helping move forward with the Museum’s important mission: serving as a vital public resource by acting as a bridge between our extraordinary collections and our audience.” Born and raised in Brooklyn, Mr. Tama