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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.

OFFICERS
N. Elizabeth Schlatter
President
2020-2022 Deputy Director and Curator of Exhibits, University of Richmond Museums, Richmond, VA

Jennifer Rissler
Vice President for External Relations
2020-2023 VP & Dean of Academic Affairs, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
Lynne D. Allen
Vice President for Committees
2020-2023 Professor, School of Visual Arts, Boston University, Boston, MA
Laura Anderson Barbata
Vice President for Annual Conference and Programs
2018-2022 Artist, author, performer, teacher, New York and Mexico

Mora J. Beauchamp-Byrd
Vice President for Publications
2020-2024 Visiting Assistant Professor of Art and Design, University of Tampa, Tampa, FL

Niku Kashef
Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion
2019-2023 Artist, Educator, Independent Curator, Los Angeles, CA

Colin Blakely
Interim Treasurer
2017-2021 Professor and Director, School of Art, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
Gregory V. Gooding
Counsel
2021-2025 Debevoise & Plimpton, LLP, New York, NY
Meme Omogbai
Executive Director and CEO
CAA, New York, NY
BOARD MEMBERS
Lara Ayad 2020-2022 Assistant Professor, Art History, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
Roland Betancourt 2021-2025 Professor, Art History, Dept. of Art History, University of California, Irvine, CA
Dahlia Elsayed 2018-2022 Associate Professor, CUNY La Guardia Community College, Queens, NY
Lara M. Evans, Ph.D. 2021-2025 Interim Director, Research Center for Contemporary Native Arts, Institute of American Indiana Arts, Santa, Fe, NM
Scherezade Garcia-Vazquez 2020-2024 Interdisciplinary visual artist, Assistant Professor, University of Texas-Austin
Tiffany Holmes 2020-2024 Vice-Provost for Undergraduate Studies, Maryland Institute College of Art, MD
Alice Ming Wai Jim 2018-2022 Professor, Concordia University, Research Chair, Montreal, Canada
Ugochukwu-Smooth C. Nzewi 2019-2023 Steven and Lisa Tananbaum Curator, Dept. of Painting and Sculpture, the Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Kelvin Parnell, Jr. 2021-2023 Ph.D. Candidate, Art & Architectural History, McIntire Dept. of Art, University of Virginia, VA
Wanda Raimundi-Ortiz 2021-2025 Associate Professor, Studio Art, School of Visual Arts & Design, University of Central Florida, FL
Katy Rogers 2020-2024 Vice President and Secretary, The Dedalus Foundation, New York, NY
Nada Shabout 2020-2024 Professor of Art History, University of North Texas, TX
Kelly Walters 2021-2025 Assistant Professor, Communication Design, Parsons School of Design, The New School, New York, NY
Ken Wissoker 2020-2024 Duke University Press, Durham, NC