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Executive Committee

Between meetings of the Board of Directors, the Executive Committee advises the board, undertakes the management of CAA business, and exercises such powers as may be delegated to it by the board. (See Article VIII, Section 3 of the CAA By-laws.)


N. Elizabeth Schlatter, CAA President, Chair
Western Michigan University

Jennifer Rissler, Vice President for External Relations
School of Art, University of Arizona

Julia A. Sienkewicz, Vice President for Committees
Roanoke College

Melissa Potter, Vice President for Annual Conference and Programs
University of Richmond Museums

Peter Lukehart, Vice President for Publications
School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Niku Kashef, Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion
University of Houston

Colin Blakely, Secretary
Columbia College Chicago

David Raizman, Treasurer
Center for Advanced Study in Visual Arts, National Gallery of Art

Jeffrey P. Cunard, Partner, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, Counsel

Staff: Robert Tofolo, CAA CFO


Please direct all queries regarding the Executive Committee to Vanessa Jalet, CAA executive liaison.