Introducing the 2024 AIGA Jacksonville Board

AIGA Jacksonville Welcomes New Appointees to the Board of Directors

The votes are in! We are pleased to announce AIGA Jacksonville’s new board members. Based on an extraordinarily strong pool of nominations, the Nominating Committee has selected these appointees to fill open board seats.

  • Jesse Sison, President
  • Rebecca Zeno, Secretary
  • Jeremiah Akin, Programming Director
  • Vanessa Cruz, Education Co-Director
  • Diana Lodi, Education Co-Director
  • Morgan Goodwill, Communications Director

Chairs serving a 1-year term (2024-2025)

  • Luke Lewis, Membership Chair
  • Jaylene Cabrera, Newsletter/Web Chair
  • Leah Dunlap, Social Media/Content Chair
  • Melissa May, Sponsorship Chair
  • Nix Thomas, Programming Chair
  • Joshua Burton, Cocktails & Creatives Chair
  • Claudia Scaff, Education Chair

These individuals offer their time and energy on a 100% volunteer basis to help run the desired resources, initiatives, programming, and ongoing chapter business with the goal of serving the Jacksonville and St. Augustine creative community.

The Selection Process

For more information about the selection process for our new board members, read our 2024 Call for Nominations. If you have any questions or comments, please contact nominations [at]

This year’s board slate was selected by the 2024 Nominating Committee: Mason Mushinski, AIGA Jacksonville past-board member, Art Director at Shepherd Advertising Agency, Mary Fisher, AIGA Jacksonville past-president, founder of Mary Fisher Design, and Ron Edelen, AIGA Jacksonville past-board member, Designer / Animator / Educator – Professor of Design at Jacksonville University.

If you’re interested in contributing to our chapter as a committee member on a per-project basis, check out our opportunities.

Mission: to unite and inspire the creative community.

AIGA Jacksonville focuses on elevating designers and the greater creative community. Understanding the role of design is essential in shaping how we bring the desired resources, initiatives, and programming to Jacksonville and St. Augustine.

Our purpose is to educate by advocating for issues impacting our professional context, inspire by empowering designers, mentoring the next generation of designers, and connecting with fellow creatives in the community.

By Advisory Board
Published June 24, 2024