CAPE’s Board of Directors can be depended upon to share their many years of experience and knowledge to help to steer the organization to success. Although our Board members come from a wide variety of different professional backgrounds, they share the desire to bring the positive influences of arts education into more classrooms.

Board of Directors Officers

Orbit Energy Legal Consultants, PA

Joshua Nathan

Starbucks Coffee Company (retired)

Carol P. Eastin

Price Waterhouse Coopers

Shaun Goldfarb


Mayer Brown LLP

Richard Assmus

The Auto Club Group

Gene Boehm

Iron Galaxy Studios

Melonie Boone

Award-winning creative director and Chief Creative Officer of the Laughlin Constable advertising agency. Learn more about Dan at

Dan Fietsam

McDermott Will & Emery LLP

L. Timothy Halleron

Art Teacher, Franklin Fine Arts Center

Margaret Koreman

Northern Trust Corporation

Allison Quaintance

Niema Qureshi is a Chicago based interdisciplinary artist who works primarily with digital media and installation to explore ideas about memory, time, and space. She has exhibited her videos and installations in various art venues across the United States, as well as in England. Niema holds a Masters degree from Chelsea College of Art & Design, UK.

Niema Qureshi

Silva Brand

Tom Silva

Culminate: Strategy

Karrie Sullivan

Mondelez International

Igor Vasquez

Would you Like to Learn More About CAPE and Board Service

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