Officers & Board of Directors

Cathy LaClair

President | Director

(2-year term, 2022-2024)

Cathy has served on the Board as a Director for two years.  Besides her passion for creating beautiful, unique jewelry, she loves to spend her relaxation time on her boat in Milton, VT.

Lisa Rees

Vice President

(2-year term • 2020-2022)

Lisa is a vibrant member of the Milton Community, serving as a mentor in MCYC, on the board of the MFC, and previously on the Rotary Club. She has taken many classes at the Guild, and is always interested to learn and grow!

Ellen Cislo

Treasurer | Director

(2-year term • 2022-2024)

Ellen works at the Milton Peoples United Bank as their Branch Supervisor with 11 years of experience in providing excellent customer service. Her passions include interior design, yoga, bike riding, and making her family Halloween costumes.

Dot Grazier

Secretary | Director

(3-year term • 2020 -2023)

Dot has been a member of the Milton Artists' Guild for many years, and has been the Chair of the Exhibitions Committee for two. She is a weaver, creating beautiful fiber art for both decor and wearing.

Jeff Pelchat


(2-year term • 2022-2024)

Jeff likes doing almost anything outside:   Hiking, skiing, biking, camping.  He considers himself a Jack-of-all-trades and master of none. His hobbies include amateur woodworking and bee-keeping (when they let him).

Clair Milanovich


(2-year term, 2020-2022)

Clair has been a member of the Milton Artists' Guild since 2019. Clair is an artist of many talents, including photography, colored pencil, encaustic, weaving, and graphic design.

Hunter Eddy


(2-year term • 2020 -2022)

Hunter is a Rutland-born, classically trained oil painter, having studied in Boston and in Florence, Italy. He now runs a studio and art classes in Essex, Vermont.