Board of Directors

Douglas Dempster, Chair (bio)
Dean, College of Fine Arts
The University of Texas at Austin
Austin, Texas

Antonia Contro (bio)
Artist
Chicago, Illinois

Aaron Flagg (bio)
Chair and Associate Director
Julliard Jazz Studies
The Juilliard School
New York, New York

Donna Heiland (bio)
Associate Provost
Pratt Institute
Brooklyn, New York

Samuel Hoi (bio)
President
Maryland Institute College of Art
Baltimore, Maryland

Laurence D. Kaptain (bio)
Dean, College of Arts & Media
Professor of Music, Entertainment and Industry Studies
University of Colorado Denver
Denver, Colorado

Barbara O. Korner (bio)
Dean, College of Arts & Architecture
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park, Pennsylvania

Ann R. Markusen (bio)
Director, Project on Regional and Industrial Economics
Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Jennifer Novak-Leonard (bio)
MSLCE Program Faculty Director
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL

Rob Sabal (bio)
Dean, School of the Arts
Emerson College
Boston, MA

Elissa Tenny (bio)
President, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Steven Tepper (bio)
Dean, Herberger Institute of Design and the Arts
Arizona State University
Tempe, Arizona

Raymond Tymas-Jones (bio)
President, Cornish College
Seattle, Washington