Board of Directors

Officers/Executive Committee

President
Carolyn Grosch
Curator of Collections & Exhibitions
WCU Fine Art Museum at Bardo Arts Center
Western Carolina University
Term July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022

Vice President/President Elect
Arleen Fields
Assistant Director of Library Services; Archives Librarian; Associate Professor of Information Science
Methodist University
Term July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022

Immediate Past President
Barbara Ilie
Durham County Library
Term July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022

Treasurer
Larry Houston
Conservator
East Carolina University
Term July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2022

Secretary
Cindy Hendrick Day
Caldwell Heritage Museum
Executive Director
Term July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2023

Executive Director
Beth Doyle
Preservation Officer
Head of Conservation Services Department
Leona B. Carpenter Senior Conservator
Duke University Libraries
doylencpc@gmail.com

Board Members at Large

Jordan Cao
Assistant Registrar, Gregg Museum of Art & Design
North Carolina State University
Term July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2022

Shana Bushyhead Condill
Executive Director
Museum of the Cherokee Indian
Term July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2023

Jessica Cosmas
Department of Parks, Recreation, & Tourism at the City of Chesapeake, Virginia
Term July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2023

Nancy Strickland Fields
Director and Curator
The Museum of the Southeast American Indian
University of North Carolina, Pembroke
Term July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2024

Stormy Harrell
Collections Manager
Wake Forest Museum of Anthropology
Term July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2023

Lanie Hubbard
Director and Curator
Joel Lane Museum House
Term July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022

Marcellaus A. Joiner
Supervising Librarian
Heritage Research Center
High Point Public Library
Term July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2024

Brett Sturm
NC Historic Preservation Office (Raleigh)
Restoration Specialist
Term July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2023

Michelle Underhill
Digital Services Supervisor
Government and Heritage Library
State Library of North Carolina
Term July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2024

Chris Whitten 
Asheville Art Museum
Assistant Registrar
Term July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2023

Board Emeritus

Dr. Benjamin F. Speller, Jr.
Email spellerben@embarqmail.com

List updated 7/22/2021