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 coordinators are appointed by the Board.

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.


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


Laura Powell
Membership Coordinator
Tamara Baldwin
Hospitality Coordinator
Social Media Co-Coordinators
Lisa HerrNeckar

Rhonda Heidebrecht