The Hub on Canal’s Board of Directors consists of members of the local community who have a broad range of experience working in and supporting the arts.

All members of the board are actively involved in the Hub on Canal operations. Hands on board member management along with more than 75 volunteers and 78 artists bring the mission and vision of The Hub on Canal to life.

The Hub on Canal

Richard B. England - President

Richard B. England - President

Richard is a CFA and President of the Hub's Board of Directors.

Susan Ellis - Treasurer

Susan Ellis - Treasurer

Hub founder and volunteer, community activist, supporter of the arts.

Cheryl Rich - Secretary

Cheryl Rich - Secretary

Community leader, entrepreneur, teacher, arts administrator.

Susan Stern

Susan Stern

Founder of The Hub on Canal, MSW-clinical social worker, jewelry designer.

Sally Mackay

Sally Mackay

Founder of The Hub on Canal, writer, musician, teacher, and New Smyrna Beach mayor 2007 – 2009.

Andrea Kurak

Andrea Kurak

5th generation native of Washington, DC, now making a home in New Smyrna Beach. Mother, wife, and corporate attorney (partner with Cobb Cole).

Frank Ferrante

Frank Ferrante

Award winning landscape/seascape oil painter and teacher. Moved to FL from NJ in 2011. Painting for the past 50 years, and teaching for over 20 years.

Deborah Dean

Deborah Dean

MS in pediatric nursing, MFA in writing, musician.