Greater Columbus Arts Council president Tom Katzenmeyer was pleased to announce the appointment of David Feinberg to the GCAC board last week.

"We are delighted to once again have a representative on our board from AEP, one of Columbus' most important corporate and community partners," said Katzenmeyer in an Aug. 29 press release.

Asexecutive vice president, general counsel and secretary of American Electric Power, Feinberg supervises AEP's legal department and oversees corporate legal affairs for the $14.9 billion Columbus-based energy company.

Feinberg joined AEP as senior VP and general counsel in 2011. He received his juris doctorate degree from Harvard Law School where he was editor-in-chief of the Journal of Law and Technology.In addition to serving on the GCAC board, Feinberg serves on CAPA's board of trustees and is a member of the Columbus Police Foundation board.

The GCAC board of trustees features up to 27 members. The board is led by chair Karen Bell, associate VP of arts outreach at Ohio State University, and chair-elect William Faust, partner and chief strategy officer for Ologie.