The Atlantic Center for the Arts Board of Trustees helps maintain the fiscal health and stability of the organization. The Board consists of local representative s from Central Florida as well as national members bringing a broad depth of experience to help ACA flourish. In addition to guidance and governance, Board members engage in fundraising activities that help support ACA’s mission related activities.

Doris Leeper 1929-2000

Executive Director
Nancy Lowden Norman

Board of Trustees 2021
Matthew J. Ahearn, Dean Mead Attorneys at Law
Mark Beckwith, Parallax Advertising
Corey D. Brown, Attorney, Storch Law Firm
Dr. Ivan J. Castro, MD
Ron Davoli, CE0/President, Wharton-Smith, Inc. Construction Group
Kevin Haran, UCF School of Visual Arts and Design
Roy Hester, Chair, Partner, Planned Furniture Promotions
Steven “Woody” Igou, Attorney, Igou & Smith
John Jeronimo, FAIA, Architect
Doug McGinnis, Apiarist
Jeff Moore, Dean, UCF College of Arts & Humanities
Russell T. North, President, Northway Marketers
Margery Pabst-Steinmetz, Co-Founder, The Pabst Steinmetz Foundation
Gerard “J” Pendergast, Architect
Hiram Powell, PhD, Bethune-Cookman University
Dr. Fred Raffa, Senior Economist, Raffa Consulting
Jo Sinclair, Artist
Nancy Tallent, Senior Vice President, Chief Human Capital Officer, Reyes Beer Division, Reyes Holdings LLC
Abbie Teague, 1st Vice Chair, Brown & Brown of Florida, Inc.

Life Trustees
Samuel P. Bell III
Charlotte B. Everbach
Edward N. Harris
Van Massey
James H. Pugh, Jr.
Helene B. Roberson
Mary Jane (Jay) Urban

National Council
Eric Bogosian, Playwright & Actor
Amy Cappellazzo, Independent Curator
Cornelius Eady, Poet & Playwright
Kyle Gann, Composer
Janie Geiser, Visual Artist & Filmmaker
Bob Holman, Poet
Kerry James Marshall, Visual Artist
Pepón Osorio, Visual Artist
Paul Pope, Visual Artist
Donald Sultan, Visual Artist
Jawole Willa Jo Zollar, Choreographer
Adrian Todd Zuniga, Literary Death Match