Mary N. Lannin

Mary Lannin

Mary Lannin was appointed as a member of the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) in 2014 based on the recommendation of the House Minority Leader. She currently serves as Chairperson of the CCAC as of June 2015.

Mary N. Lannin, San Rafael CA, is a former public television producer director (KTCA-TV 1968-1978) and former California winery owner and representative (Winery Associates 1982-2000, National Accounts Director; Murphy-Goode Estate Winery 1985-2006, Founding Partner).

Her childhood love of coin collecting was rekindled when she purchased a Roman denarius once owned by John Quincy Adams, a noted coin collector and the sixth President of the United States.

She is a Life Member of both the American Numismatic Society and American Numismatic Association, and is currently a member of the Royal Numismatic Society, the Swiss Numismatic Society, the San Francisco Ancient Numismatic Society, the Pacific Coast Numismatic Society and the New York Numismatic Club.

A freelance editor with developed skills in numismatic publication, Ms. Lannin has worked with authors from the United States, Canada, Germany, and Greece.

A member of the Ancient Arts Council of the Legion of Honor (San Francisco), Ms. Lannin is also a member of the Asian Art Museum (San Francisco), San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, LACMA (Los Angeles). She is a volunteer staff member at the Legion of Honor in San Francisco with the Ancient Arts Council.

She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Minnesota (1969) and attended Trinity College, Washington DC.