Recent Grants

Folk & Traditional Arts: FY 2019 Grants Panelists

Art Works - Panel A
June 18, 2018

Peter D Hartman (Layperson)
Trustee
North Carolina Arts Council
Richmond, VA

Winifred Lambrecht
Faculty
Rhode Island School of Design
Lincoln, RI

Carol A. Poore (Layperson)
President
Poore & Associates
Phoenix, AZ

Victoria Takamine
Executive Director
PA'I Foundation
Aiea, HI

Wisa Uemura
Board of Directors
Taiko Community Alliance
San Jose, CA

Art Works - Panel B
June 19, 2018

Devon M. Akmon
Senior Consultant
DeVos Institute of Arts Management
University of Maryland
Ann Arbor, MI

Alex Emmanuel Chavez
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Institute for Latino Studies
University of Notre Dame
South Bend, IN

Nic Hartmann
Director of Learning & Civic Engagement
National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
Cedar Rapids, IA

Elizabeth Morales
Assistant Manager, Teacher and School Programs
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Rockville, MD

Noelle Trent (Layperson)
Director of Interpretation
National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN

Art Works II Panel A
Dec 11, 2018

Theodore Gonzalves
Curator
American History Division of Culture and Community Life
Smithsonian Institution
Washington, DC

Eric Griffis (Layperson)
Historic Sites Specialist
Florida Department of State, Division of Historical Resources
Tallahassee, FL

Anna Needham
Intern
Office of Arts and Culture
City of Phoenix, Arizona
Gilbert, AZ

Sherry Worsham
Project Lead The Way
Grenada, MS

Art Works II Panel B
Dec 13, 2018

Joshua J Chrysler
Folk Arts Coordinator
South Dakota Arts Council
Fort Collins, CO

Joyce M Jackson
Professor
Dept. Geography & Anthropology
Cultural Crossroads, Inc.
Baton Rouge, LA

Beth King
Director
Augusta Heritage Center
Davis & Elkins College
Elkins, WV

Angel Quesada
Visual Artist
Houston, TX

Nancy Ukai (Layperson)
Researcher & Writer Project Director
NPS 50 Objects/Stories of the American Japanese Incarceration
Berkeley, CA

Folk & Traditional Arts Partnership Panel
Feb 12, 2019

Christina Barr
Executive Director
Western Folklife Center
Reno, NV

Mark Brown
Folk & Traditional Arts Director
Kentucky Arts Council
Frankfort, KY

Bradley A Hanson
Director of Folklife
Tennessee Arts Commission
Old Hickory, TN

Alicia Latimer (Layperson)
Minority Resource Center Coordinator
Tulsa City-County Library System
Tulsa, OK

NEA National Heritage Fellowships Panel (Rounds 1 & 2)
Feb 28, 2019

Robert Campbell (Layperson)
President
Central Pennsylvania Anesthesia Partners, PC
Lebanon, PA

Julian Antonio Carrillo
Program Manager
Alliance for California Traditional Arts
San Francisco, CA

Dom Flemons
Artist
Smithsonian Folkways
Smithsonian Institution
Silver Spring, MD

Jody Folwell Naranjo
Contemporary Pueblo Potter
Espanola, NM

Steven W Hatcher
Director of Folk & Traditional Arts
Idaho Commission on the Arts
Boise, ID

Maggie Holtzberg
Folk Arts & Heritage Program Director
Massachusetts Cultural Council
Newton, MA

Carolyn L Mazloomi
Director
Women of Color Quilters Network
West Chester, OH

Pravina Shukla
Professor
Folklore and Ethnomusicology
Indiana University Bloomington
Bloomington, IN

Kiran Sirah
President
International Storytelling Association
Johnson City, TN