Category Archives: Annual Report

FY2016 Report Andrew Reinhard, Director of Publications

Report of Andrew Reinhard, Director of Publications October 29, 2016 The ANS published three books in the past fiscal year: Monuments in Miniature: Architecture on Roman Coinage, by Nathan Elkins, The Banknotes of the Imperial Bank of Persia: An Analysis of a Complex System with Catalogue, by Michael Bonine and edited by Jere Bacharach, and Irritamenta:…
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FY2016 Report of the Treasurer

Report of Kenneth L. Edlow, Treasurer October 29, 2016 I am very happy to report that for the fiscal year that ended on September 30, 2016, the Society’s investment portfolio earned approximately $2.37 million, for a return of slightly under 6%. During the year, we withdrew nearly that same amount—approximately $2.3 million—to fund our operations.…
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FY2016 Report of Gilles Bransbourg, Associate Curator

Report of Gilles Bransbourg, Associate Curator October 29, 2016 The main focus for the Roman Department has been to bring Online Coins of the Roman Empire (OCRE) project close to completion. In that respect, 2015/16 has been an absolute record year since the inception of the project, with more than 20,000 new types incorporated into the…
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FY2016 remarks of Andrew M. Burnett, Second Vice-President

Andrew M. Burnett, Second Vice-President October 29, 2016 Thank you very much to the  fellow Trustees and indeed the Members more generally for allowing me to eventually play a much greater role in the affairs of the Society.  I have known the Society for over thirty years, since I first came here in the early…
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FY2016 Report of Lucia Carbone, Assistant Curator

Report of Lucia Carbone, Edlow Family Assistant Curator of Ancient Coins October 29, 2016 I joined the ANS Curatorial Team as the Edlow Family Assistant Curator for Ancient Coins in September 2016. Earlier this year, I received a PhD in Classical Studies from Columbia University, with a dissertation focusing on the impact of Roman imperialism on…
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FY2016 Annual Report – Elections and Other Business

Report of Mr. Robert A. Kandel, Chairman of the Nominating and Governance Committee October 29, 2016 Mr. Robert A. Kandel, Chair of the 2016 Nominating and Governance Committee, conducted the business of the elections: Mr. Kandel welcomed the Trustees and Members present at the meeting, then recited the names of the Fellows newly elected during…
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FY2016 Report of David Hill, Librarian

Report of David Hill, the Francis D. Campbell Librarian  October 29, 2016 I’d like to begin by looking at some of the researchers that have come in to use the library over the past year. As always, the summer seminar was a particularly busy time. Every year it’s a pleasure to work with these scholars,…
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FY2016 Report of Eshel Kreiter, Director of Development

Report of Eshel Kreiter, Director of Development and Membership October 29, 2016 Thank you! Trustees, members, and other donors have given generously during FY2016. The Society received contributions of more than $1 million, with 30% in restricted gifts and 70% in non-restricted. Members Members are the mainstay of the Society, and their unceasing support is extremely…
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Governance FY2017

Officers of the Society (For the term October 29, 2016-October 28, 2017) Chairman of the Board - Kenneth L. Edlow President - Sydney F. Martin First Vice President - David Hendin Second Vice President - Andrew M. Burnett Treasurer - Kenneth L. Edlow Executive Director - Ute Wartenberg Kagan Secretary - Ute  Wartenberg Kagan Assistant…
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FY2016 Annual Report of the President

Report of Mr. Sydney F. Martin, President October 29, 2016 As I begin my fourth year as President of the American Numismatic Society, and I am very proud to be able to say a few words about our achievements over the last twelve months.   As Trustees, we have largely focused on developing a strategic plan, which…
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