Sustainable Furnishings Council Names New Board Members
March 6, 2014,
Albert Gore III, top, andBrooke Feldman
CHAPEL HILL, N.C.-The Sustainable Furnishings Council (SFC) welcomes five new appointees to its board of directors.
The new members of the board, who begin their three-year term this year, are: Gat Caperton, president and CEO of Caperton Furnitureworks, a West Virginia manufacturer of handmade, solid-wood home furniture; environmental lawyer Alexander Elkan, partner at Greensboro, N.C.-based firm Brooks Pierce; Brooke Feldman, digital marketing coordinator for Nourison Industries; Albert A. Gore III, former vice president of business development and sustainability for Strategic Capital Partners LLC; and Sean Sullivan, group marketing director with Hearst Design Group and associate publisher of House Beautiful, Elle Decor and Veranda.
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