Meet Your 2011-2012 Board

More than 25 faces (some familiar, others new) make up the 2011-2012 AIGA Jacksonville Board of Directors. The team officially took the reigns August 6 at the Board Retreat in Jacksonville Beach. Here’s a look at who will be leading the chapter this year. Be sure to welcome them tomorrow at Cocktails & Creatives!

  • President: Karen Kurycki, CMYKaren
  • Vice President: Patrick Carter, Patrick Carter Design
  • Treasurer: Brian Holcomb, Print Resources
  • Business Outreach Director: Ron Hubbard, Ron Hubbard Design
  • Education Co-Director: Dave Begley, UNF
  • Education Co-Director: Blake Coglianese, UNF
  • Membership Co-Director: Kristina Cancelmi, Zion Rootswear
  • Membership Co-Director: Stephanie Soden, Harrington Design Co.
  • Programming Co-Director: Jessi Bruton, Burdette Ketchum
  • Programming Co-Director: Jim Ward, Native Sun
  • Social impact Co-Director: Jamie Galley, independent designer
  • Social impact Co-Director: Jen McClelland, American Culinary Federation
  • Sponsorship Director: Jeff Spear, Studio Spear
  • Volunteer Director: Kim Huddleston, new graduate/freelance designer
  • Past President: Varick Rosete, Varick Rosete Studio

Chairs and Committee Members:

  • Blog Contributor: George Akel, Mesh Magazine
  • Education Committee Member: Luciana Gassett, Flagler College
  • Membership Committee Member: Ben Windsor, RR Donnelly
  • Mentoring Chair: Casie Simpson, Casie Simpson Design Studio
  • Newsletter Chair: Josh Simpson, Advantage Design Group
  • Programming Committee Member: Katy Garrison, nGen Works
  • Programming Committee Member: Katie Riffle, Wingard Creative
  • Public Relations Chair: Leah Craig, American Culinary Federation
  • Social Media Chair: Bryan Hunt, American Culinary Federation
  • Student Liaison: Andy Gattis, UNF student
  • Student Liaison: Amber Ropelis, UNF student
  • Web Chair: Eric Hinote, Resonant Method

Stay tuned for a full wrap-up of the ideas, plans and fun had by all at this year’s retreat.

~ leah, public relations chair

By aigajacksonville
Published August 10, 2011