James W. Mauch

James W. Mauch

Board Member

An Eric Sloane Museum volunteer for nearly two decades, Jim founded the Friends of the Eric Sloane Museum in 2010, earned the group 501(c)3 non-profit status by 2012, and reluctantly agreed to serve as the board’s first president.  Jim has enjoyed jobs from skidding logs with a pair a Belgian horses to teaching graduate level courses in education.

For his not-so-real jobs, Jim (under the pen name “Wil”, his middle name) is the author of several books and is the owner of Weather Hill Farm, a gallery that specializes in the sales, purchase, authentication, and restoration of works by Eric Sloane, N.A.