PRESIDENT

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Charles Combs, PhD

Chair (emeritus), Liberal Arts, Berklee College of Music

 

 

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT

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Martha Barry McKenna, PhD

University Professor and Director, Creativity Commons, Lesley University, Cambridge, Massachusetts

 

VICE-PRESIDENT

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Keith Curbow, VP Networking and Advocacy

Keith Curbow Studio, Medfield, Massachusetts

 

 

TREASURER:

Currently vacant

 

SECRETARY/CLERK

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Cory Shepherd

Visual Art Teacher, Worcester Public Schools, Massachusetts

 

 

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (ex officio)

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Jonathan C. Rappaport

 

 

 

DIRECTORS

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Debra Block

Director, Matters of Education

 

 

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Cleopatra Knight-Wilkins

Senior Director for the Arts (retired) Boston Public Schools

 

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Gary Marple, DBA

Chairman and Chief Technology Officer, Lessac Technologies, Inc., Boxborough

 

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Katrin Oddleifson Robertson

Faculty, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; Founder, Wholemindesign

 

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Sherye Weisz

Executive Director, Southeastern MA Arts (SMARTS) Collaborative, Attleboro, MA

 

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Charles Washburn

Executive Director, VSA Massachusetts, Boston

 

 

IN MEMORIUM:

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Lynn Feldman, Trustee, 2010-2016, deceased July 29, 2016

Visual Artist, Lexington, Massachusetts

 

 

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Eric Oddleifson (Co-Founder), Deceased, July 19, 2011

Sustainability Consultant to Grantham, Mayo & van Otterloo


Trustees Emeritus

Fred Adair

 

 

Fred Adair, Arts|Learning Board 2003-2014

Adair Leadership Consulting LLC, Boston, Massachusetts

 

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Joseph M. Cronin, PhD, Arts|Learning Board 1999-2013

Educational Consultant, Edvisors, Quincy, Massachusetts

 

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Stephanie B. Perrin (Co-Founder), Arts|Learning Board 1999-2014

Head (Ret.), Walnut Hill School, Natick

 

 

Bob Wheeler, Arts|Learning Board, 2000-2015

Educator (Ret.), Hingham, MA

 

A|L’s National Advisory Board

Arnold Aprill

Founding and Creative Director, Chicago Arts Partnerships in Education, Chicago, IL

Alan Brody

Professor of Theater, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA

Schuyler Chapin

Former Commissioner, Department of Cultural Affairs, New York, NY (deceased)

Katherine Damkohler

Executive Director, Education Through Music, Inc., New York, NY

Deborah Dluhy

Dean, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, and Deputy Director, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

Howard Gardner

John H. and Elisabeth A. Hobbs Professor in Cognition and Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Cambridge, MA

William Lowman

President of Idyllwild Arts Foundation, Idyllwild Arts Academy, Idyllwild, CA

Jill Medvedow

James Sachs Plaut Director, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA

Steve Seidel

Director, Harvard Project Zero, and Director, Arts in Education Program, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Cambridge, MA

Ellen Winner

Professor of Psychology; Boston College; Senior Research Associate, Harvard Project Zero, Cambridge, MA

William Zimmerman

Senior Associate, New England School Development Council, and Superintendent, Wayland Public Schools (Ret.), Grantham, NH