Board of Visitors

The Board of Visitors is comprised of artists, alumni, gallery owners, and patrons of the arts from across the nation.

The Lamar Dodd School of Art is very fortunate to have dedicated volunteers to assist with advocacy, networking and fundraising since 1998. 


Current Board of Visitors

  • Vincent West, Atlanta, GA (Chair)
  • Cam Cato, Alpharetta, GA
  • Susan Hable, Athens, GA
  • Caroline Howell, Atlanta, GA
  • Marcia Issacson, Gainesville, FL
  • Marsh King, Atlanta, GA
  • Del Martin, Atlanta, GA
  • Janet Mason, Madison, GA
  • David Matheny, Athens, GA
  • Shouky Shaheen, Atlanta, GA
  • Mary Stanley, Atlanta, GA

Ex Officio

  • Jere Morehead, UGA President
  • Pamela Whitten, UGA Provost
  • Chris Garvin, Director, School of Art
  • Isabelle Wallace, Associate Director, School of Art
  • Jon Swindler, Associate Director, School of Art
  • Michael Marshall, School of Art Associate Director
  • Kelly Kerner, UGA Senior Vice President of Development
  • Chris Robinson, Program Director, UGA Cortona Studies Abroad
  • Alan Dorsey, Dean, Franklin College Arts and Sciences
  • William Eiland, Director, Georgia Museum of Art


  • George Adams
  • Patty Brundage
  • Susan Cofer
  • Joe Frierson
  • Jack Kehoe
  • Betty King
  • Shelly Wischhusen