PAEA Board of Directors

The Pennsylvania Art Education Association is a state association, part of the  National Art Education Association. The Pennsylvania Art Education Association actively supports and promotes visual art education through professional development, leadership, and service.

The PAEA Leadership Council and Board of Directors provide leadership for the organization, which serves over 900 members.


Robin Brewer
President 2016-2018
President-Elect 2014-2016
Team East Delegate 2015, 2016, 2017 & 2018
NAEA Delegate 2016, 2017,add 2018
Lisbeth Bucci
President-Elect 2016-2018
Region 12 Co-Rep 2008-2016
Team East Delegate 2017
NAEA Delegate 2017, 2018
PAEA Conference Co Chair 2016
Diane Wilkin
Past-President 2016-2018
President 2014-2016
Team East Delegate 2012, 2013, 2014(National), 2015
NAEA Delegate 2014, 2015, 2016
Michelle Rodich
Sunnylee Mowery
Jessica Noel
Elementary Division Director
Leslie Ann Kunkel
Middle Level Division Director
Dr. Jessica Kirker
Secondary Division Director
Emilee Taylor
Administration and Supervision
Rande Blank
Higher Education Division Director
Jennifer Nadler
Museum Education
Kris Fontes
Retired Division Director
Newsletter Content Coordinator and Webmaster
PAEA president 2010-2012
NAEA Delegate 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Jacob Staskowski
Preservice Representative
Lynda Abraham-Braff and Cynthia Blackwell
Region 1 Co-Representatives
Jessica Alesso
Region 2 Representative
Region 3 Representative
Sue Uhlig and Janet Riggio
Region 4 Co-Representatives
Sue O’Neill
Region 5 Representative
Joy L.Knepp
Region 6 Representative
Robb Bomboy and Donna Nagle
Region 7 co-Representatives
Jillette Smith
Region 8 Representative
Lisa Marie Ferry
Region 9 Representative
Geena Teodecki and Benjamin Hoffman
Region 10 co-Representatives
Stacy Potter and Kris Troxell
Region 11 Representatives
Leslie Marie Grace and Kathleen Nelms
Region 12 Representatives
Melissa Gallagher
Membership Chair
Robb Bomboy and Christine Braun
Youth Art Month Special Committee
Amy Migliore
Design Education Special Committee Chair – Issues Group Chair
Dana Attivo
Conference Administrator
Lauren Stichter
Special Needs In Art Education (SNAE) Issues Group Chair
Meg Barney
Fellows Representative
Jackie Thomas
Clyde M. McGeary Scholarship Chair
Carrie Nordlund, Ph.D.
Non-Public Concerns Issues Group Chair
Marcy Bogdanich
Awards Committee Chair
Beth Cornell
Professional Concerns Chair
Veronica Hicks
MERCI (Multi-Ethnic Resource for Current Issues)
Robb Bomboy and Kris Fontes
Website Committee Chairs (conference and main pages)