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Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is charged with CAA’s long-term financial stability and strategic direction; it is also the association’s governing body. The board sets policy regarding all aspects of CAA’s activities, including publishing, the Annual Conference, awards and fellowships, advocacy, and committee procedures.

By-laws of the College Art Association inc.

Suzanne Preston Blier
2012-2018(9) Allen Whitehill Clowes Professor of Fine Arts and of African and African American Studies, Harvard University

Andrés Zervigón
Vice President for External Relations
2015-2019 Associate Professor and Undergraduate Director, History of Photography, Rutgers University
Jim Hopfensperger
Vice President for Committees, President-Elect
2015-2020(21) Professor of Art, Western Michigan University
N. Elizabeth Schlatter
Vice President for Annual Conference and Programs
2016-2020 Deputy Director and Curator of Exhibits, University of Richmond Museums

Rachel Weiss
Vice President for Publications
2015-2019 Professor, Arts Administration and Policy, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Roberto Tejada
Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion
2016-2019 Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen Distinguished Professor, Depts. of English and Art History, University of Houston

Melissa Hilliard Potter
2017-2021 Associate Professor, Art & Art History Dept., MFA in Book & Paper, Columbia College Chicago

Peter Lukehart
Interim Treasurer
2017-2021 Associate Dean for Research, Center for Advanced Study in Visual Arts, National Gallery of Art
Jeffrey P. Cunard
  Partner, Debevoise & Plimpton, LLP
Hunter O'Hanian
Executive Director and CEO
Colin Blakely 2017-2021 Director and Professor, School of Art, University of Arizona
Helen C. Frederick 2014-2018 Professor/Director of Printmaking, School of Art and Design, George Mason University
Carma Gorman 2016-2020 Associate Professor, Dept. of Design, School of Design & Creative Technologies, The University of Texas at Austin
Jawshing Arthur Liou 2015-2019 Herman B. Wells Professor, Digital Art, School of Art, Architecture + Design, Indiana University, Bloomington
Gunalan Nadarajan 2014-2018 Dean and Professor, Stamps School of Art & Design, University of Michigan
Chika Okeke-Agulu 2015-2019 Professor of African and African Diaspora Art, Dept. of Art and Archaeology, Princeton University
Andrew Schulz 2016-2020 Associate Dean for Research, College of Art and Architecture, Pennsylvania State University
Julia A. Sienkewicz 2017-2021 Assistant Professor of Art History, Roanoke College
David C. Terry 2014-2018 Artist, Instructor, Bard College
Anuradha Vikram
2016-2020 Senior Lecturer, Public Practice Graduate Program, Otis College of Art & Design
Dina Bangdel  (1963-2017)         
John Hyland, Jr.  (1938-2017)