Board & Staff

The Fiber Art Center of the Eastern Shore’s staff includes members with skills and backgrounds in textile history, art, museum studies, design and other specialties. The center’s staff is complemented by the energy and efforts of many individuals who volunteer, intern and help to develop and promote our organization. Advisory groups include experts from the region.

Donna Hayes



Kay Butler

Krista Carter-Smith 

Janice Davison

Cathy Spence

Marina Dowdall
Grants Director

Rebecca Heriz-Smith
Social Media Coach

Jodi Bortz
Etsy Coordinator

Sam Shaefer
Marketing Assistant