Board of Directors

The Fayetteville Arts Coalition is comprised, not just of the surrounding community, but of a Board of Directors, which handles all day-to-day and operating decisions. Our Board of Directors includes:

GingerGinger Danz
Ginger Danz is a full-time artist living in Fayetteville with her husband and daughter. She joined the Fayetteville Arts Coalition board in 2012 and is excited to be part of such a dynamic organization, dedicated to furthering and fostering the arts in the New River Gorge area. She recently helped launch our Creative Juices Art & Wine Night initiative, and enjoys teaching and helping others nurture their creativity.

MoMaura Kistler
Maura is co-owner of Water Stone Outdoors, a twenty year business in downtown Fayetteville. She has a BA in American Studies and a Masters in Education from the University of Virginia. She taught English at Oak Hill High School before becoming involved in her business. Her passion for all things Fayette County has caused her husband Gene to put a magnet on the refrigerator that says: Stop me before I volunteer again.

sarah(1)Sarah Powell
Sarah Powell works for Digital Relativity in Fayetteville, specializing in marketing and project management. She graduated with a BS in Business Administration from West Virginia University and received her MBA from Wake Forest University. She has held marketing, sales and management positions with the Walt Disney Company, Wake Forest University and Burning Rock Outdoor Adventure Park. Sarah is a WV native with a long-time passion for the arts.


Bill Wells
Bill Wells is Vice President of Engineering and Strategic Planning for United Coal Company, LLC. He graduated from Penn State with a BS degree in Environmental Engineering and an MS Degree in Mining Engineering. In addition to his mining career, he is involved in two vacation rental property projects in the Fayetteville Area including Mountain Vacation Properties, LLC and Cascade Properties, LLC located on the former Gaines Estate. Bill lives with his wife Sally in the Fayetteville area and is active in the Fayetteville Rotary Club. 

Janet Proctor

Rebecca Smith