Board Of Trustees

The Board of Trustees for Southwest School of Art serves as the School’s governing and fiduciary body. The  responsibilities of the Board include, but are not limited to, strategic planning, ensuring effective management of resources and helping to enhance the public standing of Southwest School of Art.


Elise Boyan, Chair
Gary Walton, Vice Chair
Andrew Herdeg, Secretary
Randy Cain, Treasurer


Bruce Barshop
Homer Bhullar
Cris Bregman
Ben Brewer III
Ruth Chang
Jorge Elizondo
Josephine Gill
Richard Harris
Gary Joeris
Johnny Clay Johnson
Jeremy Kell
Dan Markson
David Marquez
Ruth Medellin
Sarah Moore
Robert Olivares
Randy Smith
Kathy Sosa
Laura Strunk
Lisa Westmoreland

McNutt Garden Trustee

Courtney Walker

Founding Trustees

Helen Marie Hendrie
Edith McAllister
Nancy Brown Negley

Chairman's Advisory Council

Andrés Andujar
Adelle Brewer
Frank B. Burney
Arthur Coulombe
Marilyn Eldridge
Janet Flohr
Jerry Fuentes
James Lifshutz
Otis Parchman

Honorary Trustees

Chris Carson
Robert C. Maxham


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