The Board

The officers of the Austin Bead Society are elected in March of each year. The elected officers are the President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, and two members at large. The board meets on the second Monday of the month and the meetings are open to all members.

The Board operates under the Austin Bead Society By-Laws and Board Policies.


Nora Pero
Nora Pero
Suzy Ortiz
Vice President
Marsha Cekaj
Michele Chesak
Ida Stringfellow
Member at Large
Natalia Dercaci
Member at Large


Laura Powell
Membership Coordinator

Sally deGraffenried
Library Coordinator

Susan DuBose
Special Events Coordinator

Tamara Baldwin
Hospitality Coordinator

Susan DuBose
Social Media & Website Coordinator