Board of Directors

July 1, 2022 through June 30, 2023

Area Representatives:

Vision Statement

To communicate the power, joy, and impact of story to every community in North Carolina.

Mission Statement

To create and nurture a thriving community of storytellers through performance and education.


  • To affirm the value of storytelling by fostering an appreciation of oral traditions and the importance of story listening.
  • To educate people, both tellers and listeners, in North Carolina about storytelling.
  • To promote excellence in oral tradition by developing emerging and established artists.
  • To seek out the needs of North Carolina storytellers and respond by creating opportunities.