Staff + Board

OUR TEAM

ALLI CELEBRON-BROWN
President + CEO

ARMANDO BELLMAS
Vice President, Operations
QUINTEL GWINN
programs director
CLAUDIA GONZALEZ GRIFFIN
residencies director
PAUL HANEGRAAFF
Visitor Experience Coordinator
MARCO HEETER
Facilities assistant
JONELL LOGAN
Vice President, creative director
BEN McCARTHY
Vice President, Philanthropy
JAMES MINTON
OPERATIONS DIRECTOR
MARIA PIZZATI
PHILANTHROPY + DATABASE COORDINATOR
DE’JA TAYLOR
Strategic Initiatives Manager

SUZANNE FETSCHER
Founding President + CEO, Emerita

Board of directors

David Campbell
Chair
Boxman Studios

Laura Smith
Chair Elect
Foundation For The Carolinas

Brian Bernhardt
Secretary + Governance Committee Chair
Forrest Firm

Vicki Block
Treasurer + Finance Committee Chair
Atrium Health

Betsy Birkner
Program Committee Chair
Alumna Artist

Audra Nunn Tyree
Development Committee Chair
Rodgers Builders

Nicole Dean
Xavier Austin Group

Ivan Toth DepeƱa
Alumnus Artist

Walter Dolhare
Wells Fargo Securities

Trena Drayton
Bank of America

Jami Farris
Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein

Keia Hewitt, MD
Atrium Health

Cheryl Kaufman
Fundafi

Ulrike Miles
Kingfisher Capital

Joanne Rogers
9189 Studio Gallery

Paige Roselle
Civic Leader

Casey Smith
Bank of America Private Bank

Marcia Tillotson
TillotsonKenefick Private Wealth Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors

Nelia Verano
Nelia Verano Art Advisory

Banks Wilson
Union