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2017–2018 Loft Board of Directors

Officers:
Jack El-Hai, Chair
Author

Nathan Perez, Vice Chair
Author and Executive Search Consultant
 
Eric Roberts, Treasurer
Community Volunteer; Former Divisional President of the CES Group
 
Anika Fajardo, Secretary
Writer and Book Reviewer
 
Britt Udesen, Ex-Officio
Executive Director, The Loft Literary Center
Directors:
Marge Barrett
Writer and Teaching Artist
 
Cynthia Gehrig
Community Volunteer; Former President of the Jerome Foundation
 
Kathryn Haddad
Founder, Mizna; K-12 Educator; Artistic/Executive Director of New Arab America Theater Works
 
Marlon James
Novelist and Professor, Macalester College
 
Rosemarie Kelly Ndupuechi
Owner, Occasions by Rosemarie; Communications Consultant
 
Carrie Obry
Executive Director, Midwest Independent Booksellers Association
 
Sarah Olson
Attorney, Fredrikson & Byron
 
Jeff Ondich
Owner, Ultralingua; Professor of Computer Science, Carleton College
 
John Schenk
Community Volunteer; Former COO, Fredrikson & Byron
 
Elizabeth Schott
Community Volunteer; Former United Way President, Northfield