Board of Directors


Eddie Bernard, Chair

Artist/Studio Glass Equipment Manufacturer | Star, NC

Reed McMillan, Vice Chair/Treasurer

Leader, International Architecture + Design Network, Informa Exhibitions | NY, NY

Julie Gordon Dalgleish, Past Chair

Consultant | Santa Fe, NM

Tanya Aguiniga

Fiber Artist, Designer | Los Angeles, CA

Polly Allen

Craft Advocate | Chicago, IL

Barry Bergey

Former Director, Folk & Traditional Arts, National Endowment for the Arts | Bethesda, MD

Michelle Bufano

Executive Director | Chihuly Garden & Glass | Seattle, WA

Don Friedlich

Jewelry Artist | Madison, WI

John Haworth

Director, George Gustav Heye Center of the National Museum of the American Indian | New York, NY

Cinda Holt

Business Development Specialist, Montana Arts Council | Stevensville, MT

Azim Mazagonwalla

Senior Director, United Way of Massachusetts Bay, Inc | Boston, MA

Jules Polk

Potter | Charlotte, VT

Sylvie Rosenthal

Sculptor & Mystery Writer |  Madison, WI

Lois Russell

Contemporary Fiber Artist | Boston, MA

Paul Sacaridiz

Executive Director, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts | Deer Isle, ME

Felicia Shaw

Executive Director, St. Louis Regional Arts Commission | St. Louis, MO

Olivia Surratt

OT Surratt & Associates, LLC | Pikesville, MD

Photos (L-R): Board and staff at the Actors Fund in Los Angeles, CA for their Fall 2016 meeting