James W. Mauch

James W. Mauch

Board Member

James W. Mauch, President. Jim is the founder of the Friends of the Eric Sloane Museum and has worked closely with the museum for over a decade. Jim is the author of Aware: A Retrospective of the Life and Work of Eric Sloane (Garrigues House, Publishers, 2001) and is the owner of Weather Hill Farm, a gallery that specializes only in the works of Eric Sloane. Jim has held positions as diverse as a professor of graduate education to skidding logs with the team of Belgian horses pictured. Jim earned a BA from Moravian College in 1991, an M. Ed. from Kutztown University in 1998, and a Ph.D. from the Pennsylvania State University in 2005. He retired from the college teaching profession in 2009 to operate four family businesses and to home school his seven-year-old daughter Edith.