Our Board of Directors

As CEPA grows, so does the strength and vibrancy of CEPA’s Board of Directors. Our current board is a diverse group of artists and professionals who—through their collected experience, professional expertise, and passion for contemporary art—are charged with safeguarding CEPA’s mission and visioning its future.

2022-2023 CEPA Officers


Luke Cusack

Vice President
Savarino Companies

Treasurer (Interim)

Erin Jordan

Chief Executive Officer
NCA Comp, Inc.

2023 CEPA Board Members

Michael Agoston

Production Director 

Aitina Fareed-Cooke

Get Fokus’d Productions, LLC

Rachel Good

Director of Community Outreach & Executive Assistant
Savarino Companies 

Melissa Grainger

Development & Fundraising Consultant

Cristin L. Murray

Senior Associate
Hodgson Russ LLP

Laura O’Neill

Photo Editor
New York Times

Kim Sholly

Financial Aid Administrator
University at Buffalo