The NAS Team


Taylor Craig

Program & Engagement Manager

Gail Crider

President & CEO

Margaret McKay

Financial Controller

Carla Samson

Administrative & Accounting Assistant

Dallas Shelby


Ariel Shelton

Program Coordinator & Assistant Secretary to the Board

Carolyn Supinka

Program Assistant

Sunny Widmann


Board of Directors


Mark Resnick

Board Chair

Executive Vice President
Twentieth Century Fox
Los Angeles, California


Tracy S. Harris

Board Treasurer

New York, New York


Patricia Mooradian

The Henry Ford
Dearborn, Michigan


Sally Sterling

Board Vice Chair

Spencer Stuart
Washington, D.C.


Kenneth C. Fischer

University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan


Gail Crider

President & CEO
National Arts Strategies

Kaywin Feldman

Board Secretary

Director and President
Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Minneapolis, Minnesota


Samuel Hoi

Maryland Institute College of Art
Baltimore, Maryland


Nothing sets us apart like our outstanding faculty.

It really is an amazing team, with leading professors and rising stars from the top business and graduate schools in the country working with us to create our courses. They are experts in the field who are also exceptional teachers in the classroom. They're inspired by the arts, and by the energy and intelligence each of you bring to our programs.

Horst Abraham

Ross School of Business, University of Michigan


Jill Avery

Harvard Business School


Warren Boeker, Ph.D.

Foster School of Business, University of Washington


M. Diane Burton, Ph.D.

School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Cornell University


Kate Canales

Southern Methodist University


Paula J. Caproni, Ph.D.

Ross School of Business, University of Michigan


Jeannette Colyvas, Ph.D.

School of Education and Social Policy, Northwestern University


John Gourville, Ph.D.

Harvard Business School


Peter Frumkin, Ph.D.

University of Pennsylvania


Margaret A. Neale, Ph.D.

Stanford Graduate School of Business

Andrew J. Nelson, Ph.D.

University of Oregon Lundquist School of Business


Gregory Northcraft, Ph.D.

College of Business, University of Illinois


David A. Owens, Ph.D.

Owen Graduate School of Management, Vanderbilt University


Walter W. Powell, Ph.D.

Stanford University


Kash Rangan, Ph.D.

Harvard Business School

Greg Reilly, Ph.D.

University of Connecticut


Violina Rindova, Ph.D.

McCombs School of Business, University of Texas-Austin


Jeffrey Sanchez-Burks, Ph.D.

Ross School of Business, University of Michigan


Joseph Simmons

University of Pennsylvania


Jesper B. Sørensen, Ph.D.

Stanford Graduate School of Business


Rob Wiltbank, Ph.D.

Atkinson Graduate School of Management, Willamette University