Board and Staff


Karen Burghart, Executive Director

Jamie Bequette, International Visitor Program Manager



Board of Directors

Ian Glassford, President Karl Schneider, Executive Vice President
Renita Wolf, Treasurer

Terry Johnson, Secretary

Jim Allen

Alan Gregory

Salah Dine Hammoud

Edin Mujkic

Claire Sneed

Nancy Wilson

Emeritus Directors:

Schuyler Foerster


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