Assistant Secretary to the Board
Fielding L. Grasty manages and supports program, business development and strategic information technology efforts. He is program director for the Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Leaders, is seminar director for the NAS seminars Finance and Strategic Governance and leads the development of NAS online events. As Assistant Secretary to the Board, Fielding has primary staff responsibility for administrative issues related to the Board of Directors. He co-leads the design, implementation and analysis of evaluation for all NAS programs, including working with our external evaluators.
Fielding serves as president of the board of directors of Second Street Gallery, a nonprofit contemporary art gallery in Charlottesville, Virginia. He earned a B.A. with Honors in Literature from Eckerd College.
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