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The Society of Arts and Crafts
2016-17 Board of Directors


Board of Trustees
Alyda Dewhirst, President
Sheila Pappalardo Lemke, Vice President
Beverly Gomes, Interim Treasurer
Jennifer Rayburn Billings, Clerk

Efharis Alepedis
Debra Ankeles
Lorraine Bressler
Mark Del Guidice
Isabella Frost
Miguel Gómez-Ibáñez
Michael C. King
Barbara Manzolillo
Judith Obermayer
Jodi Robbins
Karen Rotenberg
Lois Russell

Barbara Salisbury
Paulette Werger
Emily Zilber


Honorary Life Trustee
Ellen-Deane Cummins
Jane Lorch
Ellen Grossman (in memorium)
Herta Loeser (in memorium)
Colleen Messing



Advisory Council
Edward S. Cooke, Jr.
Jonathan L. Fairbanks
Beth Ireland
Elizabeth B. Johnson
Rosanne Somerson
Stewart W. Thomson


Resource Council
Martha Ballard
Libby Blank
Gail M. Brown
Erica DeMarco
Elaine Epstein
Beth Johnson
Robert C. Ketterson
Carlos Lopez
Richard Nemrow
Chris Rifkin
Claire Sanford
Merle Tarnow


Executive Director
Fabio J. Fernández




The Society of Arts and Crafts is proud to be the
recipient of Massachusetts Cultural Council funding.



Top Image: Betsy Giberson, Hand Dyed Silk