Board & Staff

Courtney YarholarRed Earth, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization governed by a Board of Directors. Red Earth, Inc. promotes the rich traditions of Native arts and cultures through education, a premier festival, a museum and fine art markets.

Executive Board  

Chairman of the Board, Vickie L. Norick 
President, Paula Cagigal (Cherokee)
President Elect, Shane Lindstrom 
Immediate Past President, Lona Barrick (Chickasaw)
Secretary. Jeff Hargrave (Muscogee Creek/Choctaw)
Treasurer, Virgil M. Harry III (Choctaw)

Board Members

Dan Bigbee, Jr (Comanche), Cliff Branan (Cherokee), Laura M. Clark (Muscogee Creek),  Janet Dyke, Amanda Cobb-Greetham PhD (Chickasaw), Yonavea Hawkins (Caddo), Shane Jett (Cherokee), Jim Kennedye, MD (Kiowa), Lou Kerr - Chairman Emeritus (Cherokee/Choctaw)Margaret Knight (Laguna Pueblo), Beth Barnes Lott, Neal McCaleb (Chickasaw), Ryan McCaleb (Chickasaw), Barby Jobe Myers, Carl J. Rubenstein M.D., Kent Smith PhD (Comanche, Chickasaw, Cherokee)Laura Stewart (Muscogee Creek), Diane Willis (Kiowa), Larry Wilson (Cherokee)

Advisory Board

Betty Price - Chairman Advisory Board, Governor Bill Anoatubby (Chickasaw), Leslie Blair, Carleen Burger (Cherokee), Principal Chief Greg P. Chilcoat (Seminole), C. Blue Clark (Muscogee/Creek), Freda Deskin PhD (Cherokee), State Senator Kay Floyd, Chief James Floyd (Muscogee Creek), Deborah Goodman PhD (Caddo), John R. Hargrave,  President Kerry Holton (Delaware Nation), Cathy Jameson, John Jameson DDS, Mary Ellen Meredith (Cherokee), David Orme (Comanche), William Paul (Chickasaw), G Calvin Sharp (Seminole), Kimber Shoop, Mary Jo Watson PhD (Seminole)

The Red Earth Elders Council

Jap Blankenship, Ken Bonds (Cherokee), Terry Brown (Cherokee), David Campbell (Cherokee)Enoch Kelly Haney (Seminole), Dee Jerome (Choctaw), Justice Yvonne Kauger, Jonna D. Kauger Kirschner, Phil Lujan (Kiowa/Taos Pueblo), Kathleen Marks, Louise Painter (Cherokee), Betty Price, Lela Sullivan, and Ken Vanderslice

Staff

Christy Alcox
Co-Director 
Eric Oesch
Co-Director
Flo Domer
Administrative Assistant
Virginia Treadway
Volunteer Coordinator