David Nathans, Executive Director & CEO
Mr. Nathans comes to the Royal Oak with extensive nonprofit experience, most recently as the Executive Director of the Martha’s Vineyard Museum, where he provided strategic leadership, program oversight, and effective management for the year-round history-focused museum. Prior to that, he was Executive Director of the Emerson Gallery at Hamilton College. Mr. Nathans also has experience in the corporate sector, having worked in advertising, marketing and communications with Ogilvy & Mather, Merrill Lynch, and The Sydney Company. He graduated from Hamilton College and The Wharton School, and he also studied at the Winterthur Museum and England’s Attingham Summer School.