Independent Board of Directors


Barton H. Kogan

Barton H. Kogan is a Director of the InterVivos Foundation. Mr. Kogan is also a founding board member and President of the Brand Foundation of New York, Inc., a Kogan family charitable trust.

Mr. Kogan has an extensive history of support and service to charitable and philanthropic organizations. He served from 1990 through 2012 as member of the Board of Advisors of the George Washington University (“GWU”) School of Business in Washington, D.C. Mr. Kogan’s support of and service to GWU has been exceptional; the institution named Kogan Square at the University in his honor.

Mr. Kogan was a Pension Fund Investment Manager for Continental Telephone Corporation in 1971 (now part of Verizon), reporting to the corporate Treasurer.

Thereafter, Mr. Kogan pursued property acquisition and management on a full-time basis, forming BHK Management Company, Inc. Since selling his properties in 1999, Mr. Kogan currently devotes much of his time and resources to humanitarian, educational and charitable organizations. Mr. Kogan has served on the boards or in a leadership capacity for over a dozen charitable institutions.

Mr. Kogan is a graduate of the George Washington University with a BBA (Finance) and an MAE (Counseling) and resides in Los Angeles, CA.

William L. Lipsey

William L. Lipsey is a Director of the InterVivos Foundation.

Mr. Lipsey serves as a Managing Principal and a member of the Board of Directors of Pzena Investment Management, Inc., a global investment firm that manages over $21 billion in assets for leading corporate, public and individual clients. Before joining Pzena in 1997, Mr. Lipsey was an Investment Advisory Consultant and a Senior Vice President at Oppenheimer & Company, Inc. Prior to joining Oppenheimer, Mr. Lipsey’s career included positions at Morgan Stanley, Kidder Peabody and Hewitt Associates. At Morgan Stanley and Kidder Peabody, Mr. Lipsey managed assets for institutional and private clients.

Mr. Lipsey earned a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 1980 and an M.B.A. in Finance from the University of Chicago in 1986.

Carl J. Seidl

Carl J. Seidl is a Director of the InterVivos Foundation.

Mr. Seidl is Vice President, Operations, at the Reading Health System in West Reading, Pennsylvania, with responsibility for the quality, operating and financial performance of 19 hospital departments and nine physician practices having $335,000,0000 in annual operating budgets. Mr. Seidl is also a Diplomat with the American College of Health Care Executives.

Mr. Seidl has served on the Boards of Directors of numerous charities, including the American Red Cross (Berks County Chapter); the Rainbow Home (AIDS Hospices); and the Keystone Community Blood Bank. He has been actively involved with the American Cancer Society, the American Heart Association and the United Way. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of AAA of Berks County.