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Positions & Committees

Appointed Positions

Glass Bead Evolution

Michelle Pearson -

Advertising Director
Bryna Lumb -

Art Director
Lisa Liddy

 Assistant Editors
Nina Stone
Deborah McCaskey

Publication Advisor
Janice Peacock

Contact to become involved!

Learn more about advertising in our publications!


Gathering Volunteer Manager

This could be you!

Help build our sign-ups and manage our volunteers at our annual conference, "The Gathering".

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Website Services

Shirley Cook


Gathering Site Committee

Martha Giberson, Andrea Symons, Michelle Pearson - Organizers

Committee Members

68 current members


Fundraising Committee

Martha Giberson - Chair

Committee Members

Kari Chittenden

Heather Hennigan

Tillie O'Kelley


Website Committee

Susan Richards - Chair

Committee Members

Shirley Cook

Patty Lakinsmith

Karyn Sweezy


Scholarship Committee

Kari Chittenden - Chair

Committee Members

Darryle Jaada

Karen Crown

Susan Richards

Jari Sheese



Raise your hand and Get Involved!

This is an exciting opportunity to join a group of dedicated glass beadmakers and share your skills within the community.  Volunteers are always needed! If a board positions is not for you,  join a committee or offer to share your skills on a project.  We are beadmakers supporting beadmakers.

Interested in becoming a board member?  Read about the responsibilities of each board position HERE.

Email us at for information regarding upcoming board vacancies.