Noah Woodward, President
Noah has worked for U.S. Bank in since 2004. He has held various positions in locations around the community, including Branch Manager, Region Operations Manager and, currently, Assistant Vice President of IT Escalations for U.S. Bancorp. Noah and his wife Chanel have 3 children, who drive their passion for Lane Arts Council’s youth arts initiatives. Noah has served on the Lane Arts Council Board previously as Treasurer.
Sherry Schaefers, Vice President
Lane County became home when Sherry relocated here, for a job, in 1995. She is a Colorado State University graduate and owns a State Farm Agency in Eugene. Sherry, and her husband, have four children and recently became homeowners on the McKenzie River. Actively engaged in various community organizations, Sherry is honored to serve on the Lane Arts Council Board where she hopes to make a difference.
Becky Schwarzkopf, Treasurer
Becky is a real estate and business lawyer at Arnold Gallagher P.C. who has grown roots in Eugene since arriving here in 2006 from Boston. Her husband Alex is a pianist, composer and teacher, and the arts are central to her concept of community and prosperity. Becky served on the Board of the Downtown Initiative for the Visual Arts (DIVA) from 2009-2014 and currently serves as Chair of the Silva Endowment Committee at the Oregon Community Foundation.
Julie Bailey, Secretary
Julie is a 5th generation Oregonian who grew up in Eugene and a full time artist and volunteer focusing on the intersection of art, technology and community engagement. She spent 15 years in product development, business development and marketing in the tech industry at Hewlett Packard, HP Inc. and several startups. Before that, she put her her BFA and BA in English to good use running her own art studio, and as an art gallery manager, a drama teacher, and a professional writer and blogger. She is on the advisory board for the <