Officers & Board of Directors

Cathy LaClair

President | Director

(2-year term, 2019-2021)

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.

Tina Lesperance

Vice President | Director
(2-year term, 2019-2021)

Tina has served the MAG Board since 2013 and has been a valuable asset.  Among her many talents: artists, published book illustrator, and more, she is a master chef and has her own catering business.

Ellen Cislo

Treasurer | Director

(2-year term • 2019-2021)

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.

Clair Milanovich

Secretary | Director

(2-year term, 2018-2020)

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.

Jeff Pelchat


(2-year term • 2019-2021)

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).

Dot Grazier


(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.

Lisa Rees


(2-year term • 2020-2021)

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!

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. 

Gisela Alpert

Chairman Emerita

Gisela served as President and Director of the Milton Artists' Guild for 10 years.  She has had an incredible impact on the Guild. Though she now resides in Florida, Gisela serves as an advisor to the Guild and holds the distinct honor of being our Chairmen Emerita. 

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