board of directors

Lisa Flick Wilson
Board Co-Chair
Vice President - Southeast Energy Efficiency Alliance - Atlanta GA

Erin Krinsky
Board Co-Chair
Attorney - Jackson Lewis, PC - Atlanta GA

Jessica Gaines
Secretary
Business Committee for the Arts Coordinator, Americans for the Arts - New York, NY

Eric Gabbai, CPA
International Tax - Senior Manager - Grant Thornton LLP  - Atlanta GA

Kyle Kessler, AIA, LEED AP
President - Atlanta Downtown Neighborhood Association; Owner- Kessler Architect LLC - Atlanta GA

Lamar Dixon
Regional Growth Manager - Thompson Hine LLP - Atlanta GA

Jeremy Hodges
Chief Inspiration Officer/Founder - Project Art Collective, LLC  - Chicago IL

Marc A. Schwartz
Managing Partner - Royce Ventures Inc.; Interim Executive Director - Pony Ride Detroit; Founder - Dlectricity - Detroit MI

Madison Cario
Director of the Office of the Arts, Georgia Tech - Atlanta GA

Advisory Board

Radcliffe Bailey
Artist; Educator; Bailey's exhibitions include, Memory as Medicine, High Museum of Art, Atlanta (2011), which traveled to the Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley College, and the McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, TX.  New/Now: Radcliffe Bailey, New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT (2004), Neo-HooDoo, organized by The Menil Collection, Houston, TX, at Miami Art Museum, FL (2009), and traveled to MoMA P.S.1, NY (2009). Bailey’s work is in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; the Smithsonian Museum of American Art, Washington, D.C.; The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX; the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO and the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA, among others. Jack Shainman Gallery has represented Bailey since 2002.

Marcia Wood
Owner - Marcia Wood Gallery;  Marcia Wood has been active in the arts in Atlanta for over thirty years. The gallery is currently operated in two locations, one in Midtown Atlanta (Tuesday - Saturday 12 -5) and the other in Castleberry Hill Atlanta (special projects and by appointment). The gallery has participated in international art fairs since 2004. Marcia Wood has been on numerous boards over the years, she currently is a founding member of Flux Projects. 

Teresa Bramlette Reeves, Ph.D.
Director of Curatorial Affairs - Zuckerman Museum of Art
Previous: Curatorial Assistant The New Museum of Contemporary Art, the Guggenheim Museum and Artists Space * Assistant Director of The New York Kunsthalle and the Gallery Director and Curator for the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center. Dr. Reeves is also a practicing artist, currently represented by Sandler Hudson Gallery. 

Lena Carstens
Development Officer for Public Grants, Atlanta BeltLine, Inc.
Previous: Program Manager - Arts and Education Services, City of Atlanta Mayor's Office of Cultural Affairs; Managing Director, Dad's Garage Theatre; over fifteen years of performing arts management and administrative experience at the Alliance Theatre, Dallas Theatre Center, Opera Theatre of St. Louis, St. Louis Repertory Theatre, Roundabout Theatre Company, and more.

Katherine Dirga
Airport Public Art Manager, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport; Previous: Board Chair, Dashboard; Chief Wallkeeper and Public Art Curator, CSX Cabbagetown Wall; Board Chair, Cabbagetown Initiative; Lapsed Painter and Recovering Graphic Design Professional