Jane Lang '67
Lang, of Washington, D.C., is an attorney and arts philanthropist and and producer. With her husband Paul Sprenger, she founded the law firm of Sprenger and Lang, specializing in plaintiffs' employment class action litigaton. Lang's earlier professional history includes two years as general counsel to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development during the Carter administration as well as 4 years with the D.C. law firm Steptoe & Johnson, where she was the firm's first female partner. Lang's current civic affiliations include serving as a trustee of The Eugene M. Lang Foundation and the Sprenger Lang Foundation. She is a founder and board chair of the Atlas Performing Arts Center, a multispace performing-arts facility in Washington, D.C.
Lang earned a B.A. with distinction in history from Swarthmore and a J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in 1970. She joined the Board in 1994.