BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND STAFF


Primary Contact Information
 
(w/ term dates)           Committee Assignments

President 2012-2018
Deborah Bedwell
Baltimore Clayworks Founder
deb.bedwell.nceca@gmail.com

50th Anniversary Collaborative Projects Task Force Chair, Executive Committee, Finance Committee, Development Committee, Nominations Committee, ED Review Committee
Past President 2010-2016 
Patsy Cox
California State University Northridge
Northridge, CA
patsycoxnceca@gmail.com
Executive Committee Chair, ED Review Committee Chair, Finance Committee, Development Committee
President-Elect 2014-2020
Paul Sacaridiz
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Madison, WI

Curatorial Task Force
Treasurer 2010-2016
Lee Burningham
North Logan, UT
leeburninghamnceca@gmail.com

Finance Committee Chair, Executive Committee
Secretary 2014-2017
Jill Oberman
joberman.nceca@gmail.com

Executive Committee
Exhibitions Director 2014-2017
Leigh Taylor Mickelson
Clay Art Center
Port Chester, NY 10573
ltmnceca@gmail.com
 
Executive Committee
Programs Director 2009-2015 
Steve Hilton 
Midwest State University/Art Department 
Wichita Falls, TX 
steve.hilton@mwsu.edu

Executive Committee
Communications Director 2013-2016
Cindy Bracker Sturm  
Brackers’s Good Earth Clays 
Lawrence, KS 
cindynceca@me.com

Communications Committee Chair, 50th Anniversary Audio/Visual Project Task Force Chair, Finance Committee
Director at Large 2012-2015
Garth Johnson
College of the Redwoods
Eureka, CA
garthjohnsonnceca@gmail.com

50th Anniversary Book Project Task Force Chair, Communications Committee, Curatorial Task Force
Director at Large 2013-2016
Dandee Pattee
dandeenceca@gmail.com

Curatorial Task Force Chair, 50th Anniversary Book Project Task Force, 50th Anniversary Collaborative Projects Task Force
Director at Large 2014-2017
Jane Shellenbarger
janeshellenbargernceca@gmail.com

 
Student Director at Large 2013-2015
Maccabee Shelley
maccabeenceca@gmail.com

Green Task Force Chair
Student Director at Large 2014-2016
Jennifer Chua
jenchuanceca@gmail.com

 

 
2015 Providence, RI On-Site Liaison
Jay Lacouture
jay.nceca2015@gmail.com


 
2015 Providence, RI On-Site Liaison
Larry Bush

 
2016 Kansas City, MO On-Site Liaison
Paul Donnelly
pauldonnellynceca@gmail.com

 


STAFF

*All staff roles on committees are ex-officio 


Helen Anderson
, Accountant
helen@nceca.net
Finance Committee, Development Committee
Marko Fields, Publications Manager
markofields@msn.com
Advisory: 50th Anniversary Book Project Task Force
Candice Finn, Website and Communications Manager
candice@nceca.net
Communications Committee, Voting Task Force, 50th Anniversary Audio/Visual Project Task Force
Joshua Green, Executive Director
josh@nceca.net
Executive Committee, Finance Committee, Development Committee, Communications Committee, Voting Task Force
Jacqueline Hardy, Office Manager/Membership Coordinator
jacqueline@nceca.net
Voting Task Force
Dori Nielsen, Conference Manager
dori@nceca.net
Green Task Force
Kate Vorhaus, Projects Manager
kate@nceca.net
Communications Committee