Cary Visual Art, Inc. Announces Board Of Directors

Community Leaders Named To Cary Nonprofit Board.

Raleigh, NC, April 18, 2006 --( Cary Visual Art, Inc. (CVA), a nonprofit that supports the placement of unique public art, has announced the members of the 2006 Board of Directors for the organization. Thirteen local leaders were chosen to assist CVA in serving the needs of the community in the continual beautification of Cary. The members of the 2006 Board of Directors are:

Rose Edwards, JM Edwards Jewelry, president
Chuck Smith, Withers & Ravenel, vice president
Ron Schappell, RBC Centura Bank, secretary
Dan Hawley, Goodwill Industries of Eastern N.C., Inc., treasurer
Virginia Anthony, retiree
Daphne Ashworth, Lynne & Daphne’s Hallmark and Ashworth Drugs
Anthony Blackman, Atlantic Tire and Service
Bern Bullard, Fonville Morisey Real Estate
Kenneth A. Eller, Active Data Services
Bob Hatley, Paragon Commercial Bank
Jack Lancaster, Jack A. Lancaster, CFP
Barbara Petty, Boom! Magazine
Rick Stephenson, Stephenson-Stephenson, LLC

“I am pleased to welcome such a phenomenal group of community leaders to the Cary Visual Art, Inc. organization,” said Laura Coats, Executive Director of Cary Visual Art, Inc. “I am confident that these individuals will be an asset to CVA and our community.”

About Cary Visual Art:
Cary Visual Art, Inc., based in Cary, N.C., is a nonprofit organization with the goal of promoting access to visual art through public art projects and educational programs. CVA funds the commissioning and placement of art in Cary through partnerships with other nonprofit organizations, local businesses as well as the Town of Cary, and has placed more than 37 public art displays throughout the Cary community. CVA is funded in part by its members and sponsors, the Town of Cary and by the United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County with funds from the United Arts campaign and the Grassroots Arts Program of the North Carolina Arts Council, an agency funded by the State of North Carolina and the National Endowment for the Arts. For more information on CVA or to join the organization please call 919-468-9500 or visit the Web site

Patty Briguglio
MMI Associates, Inc.
(919) 233-6600 • (919) 233-0300 (fax)
7406-H Chapel Hill Road
Raleigh, NC 27607

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Patty Briguglio