The Historic Alexandria Foundation

Board of Trutees

Ruth B. Apelt
Leslie Smith Ariail
Brian Branton
Sherry Hulfish Browne
Patrick Burchette
Maureen Cooney
John H. Guy, IV
Mary Heiden
R. Latane Montague
Leland S. Ness
John T. Richards
Gail Rothrock
John H. Sprinkle, Jr.
Robert Weinhagen

Members Emeritus

Mason Montague Bavin


Robert F. Weinhagen, President
Patrick Burchette, Vice President
Mary Heiden, Treasurer
Brian Branton, Secretary

Chairman of Grants

Sherry Browne

Support Staff

Mary Sparks Sterling, Executive Director

Carlyle HouseThis albumen print photo of Alexandria with the railroad roundhouse in the center was taken between 1861 and 1865. It is in the collection of the Library of Congress.

Carlyle House Carlyle House, built by John Carlyle between 1751 and 1753, is currently owned and operated by the Northern Virginia Regional Parks Authority and has received numerous grants from HAF over the years.