Northwest Folkife

Northwest Folklife Board of Directors

Michelle Demers-Shaevitz - President

Artistic Director & Festival Director, Mission Folk Festival Society

Karen Shaw - Vice-President, Governance Committee Chair

Board Member, ACT Theater & Seattle Folklore Society

Francisca Garcia - Vice-President, Social Equality Committee Chair

Founder & Instructor, Machtia

Michael Richardson - Secretary

Professor of Radiology, University of Washington
Board Member, Portland Roadhouse

Michael Herschensohn, Ph.D. - Treasurer, Development Committee Chair

Non-profit Leader, Retired
President, Queen Anne Historic Society
Political Liaison, ACT Theatre

Luther Black - Finance Committee Chair

Marine Environmental Analyst, Retired
Board Member, Puget Sound Revels

Latha Sambamurti - Outreach Committee Chair

Artistic, Outreach & Development Director, NorthWest SHAREArts and Cultural Festivals Producer/Director in WA State

Harvey Niebulski, M.D.

Staff Radiologist, Kaiser Permanente

Mary Sanford, Ph.D.

Professor of Education, Olympic College

Jabi Shriki

Assc Prof. Clinical Radiology, University of WA
Founder, Seattle Acoustic Festival