Member Recruitment & Retention

Executive (all ex officio)

  Patricia Jonas (chair)   Bonnie Haney (chair)   Sally Petru (chair, President)
  Carol Woodin (ex officio)      Jody Williams (analytics)    Suzanne Wegener (VP)
  Susan T. Fisher   Ann Hoffenberg (ex officio)   Cynthia Rice (Treasurer)
  Marilyn Garber   Laurie Griff   Gillian Rice (Secretary)
  Carol Hamilton   Bonnie Driggers   Jody Williams (Immediate Past President)
  Sally Petru   Derek Norman 
  Catherine Watters   Ann Lesciotta


     - open - (chair)


    Derek Norman 

Member Engagement

   Cynthia Rice
   Editorial Board   Catherine Dellor (e-newsletter co-editor)   Ku-mie Kim
      Sally Petru (ex officio)   Laurie Griff (Chapter Liaison)   Martha Kemp
    Claudia Lane (e-newsletter co-editor)   Keiko Nibu Tarver
      Margaret Saylor (journal editor & designer,   Member’s Facebook Page 
         member directory, brand identity)      Jody Williams (administrator)


      Patricia Luppino (website)      Janene Walkky (moderator)  Susan Mintun (chair)
      Carol Woodin (exhibition catalogs,      Lotus McElfish (moderator)   Carol Jean Rogalski

Member Recognition

   Content Coordinators    Bonnie Haney (chair)


      Myra Sourkes (Exhibition Back Stories-   Laurie Griff   Cynthia Rice (ex officio, chair)
          Out of the Woods)    Karen Ringstrand
      Claudia Lane (Exhibition Back Stories -   Awards Sub-Committee (autonomous) 
          20th Annual Intl.)      Mary Bauschelt (chair)Development
      Alice Tangerini (online member gallery)      Martha Kemp      Jennifer Muto (chair)
       Victoria Matthews      Cynthia Rice (Finance Liaison)
       Catherine Watters 


    General Fundraising Events
       Linda Powers 
   Planning & Advisory      Susan Mintun
      Denise Walser-Kolar (ex officio)      Pauline Goldsmith (fundraising
      Jody Williams (ex officio)          communications, portfolio sharing
            sales admin)
   Local Contacts  
     Danny Swanson (2017: Filoli/San Francisco)    Individual Giving & Planned Bequests
      Jody Williams (2018: St. Louis)          (Legacy Program & Acorn Fund)
      Lugene Bruno (2019: Pittsburgh)      Jennifer Muto
      Derek Norman (2020: Mobile)      Rinda Mueller

Member Instruction & Education

    Corporate Sponsorship & Advertising
   Suzanne Wegener (chair)       Jody Williams
   Margaret Best       Jennifer Muto
   Kristi Bruzenak       Carol Jean Rogalski (Advertising)
   Diana Carneiro  
   Linda Warner Constantino    Grants & Foundation Funding
   Bonnie Driggers      Beth Plotnick
   Keiko Nibu Tarver  
   Catherine Watters       

Outreach & Collaborations

   Suzanne Wegener (co-chair)  
   Deborah Shaw (co-chair)  
   Artist Grant Projects Sub-Committee  
      Gail Goodrich Harwood (chair)  
      Myra Sourkes   
      Ku-mie Kim  
      Ruth Starratt  
      Gillian Rice  
   Non-member Education Sub-Committee  
      Ruth Starratt  
      Molly Hoopes  
      Margaret Best  
      Nina Antze  
   Public Speaking Sub-Committee  
      Jody Williams (co-lead)  
      Susan Mintun (co-lead)  
      Deborah Kopka  
      Jennifer Muto  
      Claudia Lane  
 Public Facebook Page   
           Carol Woodin (Administrator)  
           Pauline Goldsmith (Editor)  
           Jody Williams (Assistant Editor)  



1.       Ex-Oficio: committee members by virtue of officer or staff position

2.       Adjunct: serving in a specific role, not active in other areas of the committee

3.       Anyone interested in serving on a committee, please contact the committee chair or the ASBA President. Some committees must be comprised of board members, most allow for general member participation. Acceptance of new participants on committees is at the discretion of the President (according to the ASBA by-laws) and will be determined in conjunction with each committee chair based on committee needs. 

4.       Committee chairs - please notify the ASBA President of any changes (new members being considered or resignations from) committee rosters.

5.       Committee chairs are responsible for communicating with their committee members, leading the committee in establishing priorities, taking actions towards ASBA goals as outlined in the ASBA Strategic Plan in their committee’s area of responsibility and coordinating and communicating with the Executive Committee or other committees as necessary.

6.       Committees work in support of ASBA’s Mission and Vision as stated in the ASBA Strategic Plan.