Obalil new Director, AICAD
Deborah Obalil, former director of the Providence based Alliance of Artists Communities, has been named the Executive Director of the Association of Independent Colleges of Art & Design (AICAD). AICAD represents 42 colleges of art and design across the US and Canada, including RISD. Obalil will work with retiring Executive Director Bill Barrett for one month beginning June 1. AICAD will relocate from San Francisco to Providence at the beginning of July.