Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Jean Marie Durant
Board President
Tom Neff
Treasurer
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Joshua Bane
Secretary
Tayleur Crenshaw
Tayleur Crenshaw
Board Member
Shirin Richens
Shirin Richens
Board Member
Mario Hernandez
Mario Hernandez
Board Member
Valerie Huaco
Valerie Huaco
Board Member
Alyssa Stone
Alyssa Stone
Board Member
Board Member
Tanay Kothari
Board Member
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Purvi Sanjay Patel
Board Member
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Loretta Nguyen
Board Member

Board Advisory Committee

Lauren Fernandez

Howard Flax – President, Flax Art and Design

Danielle Fox – Owner; Slate Contemporary Gallery and Art Consulting

Moss Kardener – Chief Brand Advisor, OnStrategy Consultants

Zoa TownVice President, Property and Asset Management at TMG Partners.

Sharon Schrank

Pam Versaw – Business Development and Operations Consultant, Venture Capital and Biochemistry

Arts Venue Committee

Joshua Bane – Board Member

Chandra Cerrito – Owner, Chandra Cerrito Art Advisors

Meghan Faulkner – Principal, Local Language

Christine Ferrouge – Artist, Werkshack

Danielle Fox – Owner – Slate Contemporary Gallery and Art Consulting and Committee Chair

Mario Hernandez – Board Member

Valerie Huaco – Board Member

Johanna Poethig – Artist, Mercury 20 Gallery

Ginny Van Dine – Administrative Support, Slate Contemporary Gallery and Art Consulting

Jan Watten – Owner, Gray Loft Gallery

Programming and Events Committee

Jean Marie Durant – Committee Chair and Board Member

Shirin Richens – Board Member

Alyssa Stone – Board Member

Loretta Nguyen – Volunteer

Carolann Merchant – Volunteer

Marketing and Communications Committee

Tayleur Crenshaw – Committee Chair and Board Member

Carolyn Smith – Social Media and Marketing Contractor

LFK Media – Video and Livestream Support

Kyra Cyphers – Public Relations Volunteer, Vice President at DKC

Development and Fundraising Committee

Jean Durant – Committee Chair and Board President

Tom Neff – Co-Chair and Board Treasurer

Valerie Huaco – Board Member

Tanya Kothari – Board Member

Purvi Patel – Board Member

Celine Piser – Grant Writer, Researcher, Editor

Community Engagement and Outreach Committee

Joshua Bane – Board Member

Alyssa Stone – Board Member

Natalie Williamson – Artist Liaison Volunteer

Technology Support

Wesley and Jessica Warren