NCPA Emeritus Board of Directors

Virginia James
Virginia James is a former NCPA Board member. She is on the Board of Trustees for the Foundation for Education Reform & Accountability.
Don A. Buchholz
Don Buchholz is a former NCPA Board member. Buchholz is founder of Southwest Securities and Chairman Emeritus of SWS Group, Inc. and serves on the Board of Regents at his alma mater, the University of North Texas.
Harlan R. Crow
Harlan Crow is a former NCPA Board member and the chairman and chief executive officer of Crow Family Holdings.
Pete du Pont
Pete du Pont is a regular columnist on, the editorial page website of The Wall Street Journal. Entitled, Outside the Box, du Pont's columns discuss current public policy and political matters.
 Jere W. Thompson
Jere W. Thompson is a former NCPA Board member, former Chairman of the Board, and the president of The Williamsburg Corporation.