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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.

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Denise Baxter
2023–2027 Professor of Art History & Associate Dean, Toulouse Graduate School, University of North Texas, Denton, TX

Karen Leader
Vice President for External Relations
2022–2026 Associate Professor, Art History & Faculty Associate, Center for Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
Gregory Gilbert
Vice President for Committees
2022–2026 Director of Art History & Art Museum Studies Programs, Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois
Laura Anderson Barbata
Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion
2018–2025 Transdisciplinary Artist, Author, Performer, Teacher, New York, NY & Mexico 

Lara M. Evans
Vice President for Annual Conference and Programs
2021–2025 Vice President, Programs, First Peoples Fund, Rapid City, SD
Nicole Archer
Vice President for Publications
2023–2027 Assistant Professor, Visual and Critical Studies, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ

Katy Rogers
2020–2025 Vice President & Secretary, The Dedalus Foundation, New York, NY

Jennifer Rissler
Past President
2022–2024 Interim Executive Director, 500 Capp Street Foundation & Dean Emerita, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
Anthony Crisafulli
2023–2027 Department Chair & Associate Professor of Art, University of North Alabama, Florence, AL
Gregory V. Gooding
2021–2025 Debevoise & Plimpton, LLP, New York, NY
Meme Omogbai
Executive Director and CEO
CAA, New York, NY
Damon Arhos
2024–2028 Assistant Professor of Art, Kentucky College of Art + Design, Louisville, KY
Theresa Avila 2024–2028 Associate Professor, Non-Western Art History, California State University, Channel Islands, CA
Roland Betancourt 2021–2025 Professor, Art History, University of California, Irvine, CA
Alex Bostic
2023–2027 Associate Professor of Painting, Department of Art, Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS

Radha Dalal
2023–2027 Associate Professor & Director of Art History, VCUarts Qatar, Doha, Qatar

Sharon Hecker 2023–2027 Curator of exhibition Lucio Fontana’s Ceramics, Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Milan, Italy
Nazar Kozak 2022–2026 Senior Researcher, Department of Art Studies, Ethnography Institute, National Academy of Sciences & Associate Professor of Art History, Ivan Franko University of Lviv, Ukraine
Carolyn Jean Martin 2023–2025 PhD Candidate, David Driskell Fellow, Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts, Portland, ME
Nozomi Naoi 2024–2028 Associate Professor, Yale-NUS College and Associate Professor, National University of Singapore
Wanda Raimundi-Ortiz 2021–2025 Associate Professor, Studio Art, School of Visual Arts & Design, University of Central Florida, FL
Emily Rice 2024–2026 MFA Candidate, Boston University, Boston, MA
Adity Saxena 2022–2026 Dean, Woxsen School of Arts & Design, Hyderabad, India
Kelly Walters 2021–2025 Assistant Professor, Communication Design, Parsons School of Design, The New School, New York, NY
Eric Wolf 2024–2028 Director of Collections, The New York Society Library, New York, NY