Chiaha is a fun-for-everyone arts festival in Rome, GA

Chiaha Guild of Arts and Crafts

Chiaha Guild membersThe Chiaha Guild is the board that puts on the Chiaha Harvest Fair each year and is responsible for the disbursement of funds for various programs. The mission of the Chiaha Guild of Arts and Crafts is to support arts and art education in the Rome/Floyd Community. Our members include:

2016 Chairmen

  • Andi Beyer and Monica Sheppard – Executive Directors
  • Marsha Welch – Festival Chairman
  • Bill Byington – Festival Vice Chairman
  • Jennifer Selman – Treasurer
  • Peggy Nash – Secretary
  • Chris Davidson and Ellen Keene – Patron Program
  • Stephen Smith – Entertainment
  • Bryan Johnson – Gates
  • Kathy Bowen, Denise Champagne and Emily Wood – Hospitality

Board of Directors

  • Drew Allison
  • Janet Byington
  • Heather and Will Byington
  • Emily and Bryan Johnson
  • Linda Jones
  • Elizabeth Lawson
  • James Schroeder
  • Nancy Smith
  • Keri and Stephen Smith
  • Paula and Buzz Wachsteter
  • Jim Williamson