MCC Chairman Oliver Stocken has been awarded a CBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List.
Stocken, who is also Chair of the Trustees at the Natural History Museum, is awarded the honour for services to the arts.
Elected a Member of MCC in 1976, Stocken has served as Club Chairman since 2009.
He was first elected to MCC's Main Committee in 1998 and has also served as Chairman of Finance, Treasurer and as a Trustee.
Meanwhile Wasim Khan, Chief Executive at charity Cricket Foundation, has been awarded an MBE for services to cricket and the community.
Cricket Foundation runs the scheme Chance to Shine, which is a partner of MCC.