Officers and Directors


Members of the Board of Directors elect three officers (to serve two-year terms) with elections held at a Board Meeting each year at convention. The current officers (and terms) are:

Board of Directors (voting)

The Board consists of 21 directors who serve staggered terms. The membership elects seven directors to serve three-year terms with elections held at the Annual Membership Meeting each year at convention. The current directors are:

Term ending in 2016
Karyn Cichocki, Nancy Kast, Lena Klintberg, Norah Otto, Mary Schaeffer, Kathy Spissman, Paul Susi.

Term ending in 2017
Paulo Castello da Costa, Jeremy Keene, Jo Anne Martinez, Julie Mavity-Hudson, Leonard Re, Sally Robinson, Dave Zaitlin.

Term ending in 2018
Stuart Hammer, Barbara Festenstein, Becky Fontes, Winston Goretsky, Mel Grice, Irina Nicholson, Anne Vidaver.

Advisory Board of Past Presidents (non-voting)
Michael Riley (1985-1989), Lee Linett (1993-1997), Jon Dixon (1997-2001), Susan Grose (2001-2005), Carol Ann Bonner (2005-2007), Peter Shalit (2007-2011), Paul Susi (2011-2015).