OUR MISSION:

The North Central Louisiana Arts Council seeks to nurture the arts in the parishes of Lincoln, Bienville, Claiborne, Jackson, and Union.
— NCLAC
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Interested in the history of the North Central Louisiana Arts Council? Read more about it here! 


MEET OUR STAFF

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Jessica Slaughter          Executive Director

Jessica received her BFA in Studio Art from the University of Louisiana at Monroe. She spent time teaching art in Richland Parishfollowed by six years as the creator of slaughterhead.com with her artist husband, Joey Slaughter.  In addition to visual art, her background includes music and backstage theatre. She has been NCLAC’s Executive Director since July 2012. She served as NCLAC’s Educational Coordinator prior to the ED position.

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Cara Beth Buie            Executive Assistant

Originally from Minden, Cara Beth attended Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, Arkansas and worked in Little Rock for several years before leaving to fulfill her dream of owning her own photography business. Cara Beth and her husband Brent now live in Ruston where they enjoy supporting the local arts scene and raising their menagerie of rescue animals.


OUR CURRENT EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Peter Jones, President  |  Dorene Kordal, Vice-President  |  Kourtney Keim, Corresponding Secretary  

Susan Roach, Recording Secretary  |  Tim Everett, Treasurer

 

OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Roshunda Belton | Cathi Cox-Boniol | Trevor Davis | Nicole Duet | Gary Faulkner | William Hartman | Tara Haskins  

Megan Irvin | Peter Jones | Kourtney Keim | Dorene Kordal | Richard Lewis | Henry McCoy | Catherine McVea | Gale Reed

Susan Roach | Kathy Stone | Scotland Stout | Cheryl Sutton | Saul Zalesch | Judi Null | Raluca Iancu