Board of Directors


Jane Ramsey

Plein Air & Studio Watercolors & Drawings

“The synergy of artists and art lovers coming together is exciting. Together we can create a combined effect greater than the sum of our separate beings. We seek to be inspired, to inspire others and to see the art community flourish.”

Vice President

Diane Greenberg

Fine Artist

“NHAL is a ‘place’ to connect with other artists who are passionate about art. I have found new friends and new skills in a wonderful sharing environment.”

Membership Chair

Susan Moxey Van Atta

Fine Art Painter

“ I got involved with NHAL because it is an artist group that shares my love for art and encourages and teaches me ways to further my artistic journey.”

Hospitality Co-Chair

Connie Dierks


“New Hope Art League is a great organization of local artists, providing both a wonderful art community, as well as demos and monthly lectures. The group also provides opportunities to show work at both member shows and juried shows, and the newsletter gives members information about other show opportunities in the area.”

Hospitality Co-Chair

Kim Poulsen

Contemporary Painter

“I love getting together with other artists to encourage each other, learn something new from talented artists and talk about what we are working on. New Hope Art League provides the space for that and I am thrilled to be a part of it.”


Thierry Poirot

Fine Arts Artist

“I am involved in NHAL because it is a forum of exchanges between local artists fostering camaraderie and promoting better techniques.”

Assistant Treasurer

Maggie Leiby

Oil Painter, Instructor

“It is important to me to be part of a welcoming vibrant art association that encourages, nurtures, and fosters the artistic growth and creativity of its members.”

Corresponding Secretary

Carol Gilbert


“Being a member of the New Hope Art League has truly enhanced my life due to the wonderful camaraderie of fellow artists, as well as the inspiration and growth as an artist through our monthly speakers and events.”

Recording Secretary

Renee Pelletier Egan

Oil Painter

“I have been with The New Hope Art League for several years now, which has been so important to me. Being in this organization keeps me in touch with what’s going on artistically in Bucks County. I also feel more connected and involved with other local artists.”

Board Member

Bill Jersey

Landscape Painter

“Membership in NHAL means the opportunity to share and benefit from other ways of seeing, validating our collective intention to bring attention to our community of artists and to the importance of art in the social fabric, especially in these conflicted times.”

Board Member, Past President 2014-17

Donna D. Lovely

Fine art and freelance photography

“The community, camaraderie, networking, education and inspiration one enjoys through the NHAL is what makes it special.”