• The Alabama School of Fine Arts operates under Code of Alabama, Section 16-26B-3, which establishes the school. The school operates on annual appropriations from the Alabama Legislature. The school’s Board of Trustees approves policy and employs the school’s president, who directs school operations.

Alabama School of Fine Arts Board of Trustees

  • Board of Trustees



    Dr. Ba-Shen Welch


    Vice Chair

    Allison Dillon-Jauken



    Mary Hubbard



    Steve Nelson


    Kelly Allison

    Dr. Sally Salter-Blackwell

    Dr. Vincent Brewton

    Dr. Maria Calhoun Charlton ‘84

    Dr. Erinn Fears Floyd ‘87

    Lisa Paden Gaines ‘72

    Gene Gard ‘97

    Dr. Michael Han

    Lori Lein

    Steele Marcoux

    Andy Meadows

    Billy Sanford

    Nelvin Short ‘87

    Dr. Tommy Bice, Foundation President