Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy, Former Executive Director
Charles Moore served as executive director of the Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy since the organization’s founding in 1999. From 1994-1999, he was Director of Athletics at Cornell University. Prior to that, Moore was president and CEO of multinational manufacturing companies including Ransburg Corporation, Clevepak Corp., Allied Thermal, Lapp Insulator and Lenape Forge. He also served as managing director of Peers & Co., CEO of Peers Management Resources, Inc. and vice chairman of Advisory Capital Partners, Inc.
Moore is currently Governor of the National Art Museum of Sport, a former member of the President’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports, and a National Board alumni member of the Smithsonian Institution. From 1992-2000, he was Public Sector Director of the United States Olympic Committee.
Moore won a gold medal in the 400m hurdles in the 1952 Summer Olympics. He finished second in Sullivan Award balloting for top U.S. amateur athlete in 1952, and was selected as one of “100 Golden Olympians” in 1996. In 1984, he received the Herbert Adams Memorial Award for Advancement of American Sculpture. In 2008, CRO magazine elected him as Nonprofit & Nongovernmental Organization “CEO of the Year”. In 2010, Moore received the United Nation’s MDG Award for Business Community Leadership in Corporate Philanthropy in honor of his work advancing Global Partnerships.
He is a 1947 graduate of Mercersburg Academy and a 1951 BME graduate of Cornell University. He is married to Judith M. Moore, director of the Music Library at Saint Thomas Church Fifth Avenue in New York City. They have nine children and thirteen grandchildren.
Moore has served on the Board since May 2013.