"The Steppers," 23rd & Berks Streets (1996). Artist: Cavin Jones. Sponsor: Crown, Cork & Seal

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The Philadelphia Mural Arts Advocates is a non-profit 501(C)(3) corporation organized to raise funds and provide other support to the nationally-recognized Philadelphia Mural Arts Program. Founded in 1997, The Advocates is governed by a volunteer board of directors.

The Advocates share in the Mural Arts mission of transforming Philadelphia's communities through the creation of public art of enduring value as well as providing quality art education programming to the City's youth.


  • David D. Langfitt, President
    Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads, LLP

  • Linda DeJure, Vice President
    The Reinvestment Fund

  • Alan Lindsay, Treasurer
    GMACB Asset Management Corp.

  • Jamie B. Bischoff, Secretary
    Ballard, Spahr, Andrews & Ingersoll LLP


  • Ruth Birchett
    Heritage Community Economic Development Corporation

  • The Honorable Darrell L. Clarke
    City Councilman, 5th District

  • Rachel Cohen
    Comcast Corporation

  • Judith Eden
    City of Philadelphia Zoning Board of Adjustment

  • John S. Gattuso
    Liberty Property Trust

  • Rick Gillespie
    GMAC Mortgage

  • Joanie Goldenberg

  • Greg Goldman
    Korman Communities

  • Philip Goldsmith
    Former Managing Director, City of Philadelphia

  • Libby S. Harwitz
    Museum Professional

  • Andrew Hohns
    Cohen Bros.

  • Haile Johnston
    East Park Revitalization Alliance

  • Cavin Jones

  • Aileen Kain
    Bank of America

  • Carl Kopfinger
    Commerce Bank

  • Roger LaMay

  • Tracy B. Liebman
    Wharton Business School

  • Neil McCarthy

  • David McShane

  • The Honorable Michael Nutter
    City Councilman, 4th District

  • Therese Obringer
    Lincoln Financial Group

  • Zach Oppenheimer
    Fannie Mae

  • Michelle Ortiz

  • Natalye Paquin
    School District of Philadelphia

  • Diana Myers-Bennett Roberts
    Art Consultant

  • Nancy Rugart
    Documentary Filmmaker

  • Carol Scheman
    University of Pennsylvania

  • Patricia Washington
    Greater Philadelphia Tourism and Marketing Corporation

  • Renée Zuritsky
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