About CroatiaFest

Our Mission

CroatiaFest’s mission is to promote and preserve Croatian culture and to educate future generations of Croatian Americans and the general public with the richness and beauty of Croatian Culture and Croatian American contributions to the building of the United States of America. CroatiaFest is a federally approved non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. A donation made to support CroatiaFest is tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.

Meet our team

Chairman of the Board

Dr. Frank Brozovich, Honorary Croatian Consul

CroatiaFest Coordinator

Joanne Abdo

CroatiaFest Board of Directors

Dr. Frank Brozovich
Joanne Abdo
Kristin Tarabochia Boline
Kristen LeMieux
Priscilla Lisicich
John Lovric
Barbara Lucich
Richard Major
Berrie Martinis
Steven Mataya
Karen Mikacenić
Cathryn Morovich
John Morovich
Greg Posick
Stephanie Rogstad
Antoinette Slavich
Margaret Martinis-Wallace
John Woods

Program Designer/Editor

Elizabeth Benko

Poster & Postcard Designer

Marko Oblak

Website Manager

John Posavatz


Cathryn Morovich, President
Antoinette Slavich, Vice President
Stephanie Rogstad, Secretary
Kristin Tarabochia Boline, Treasurer

CroatiaFest Auxiliary Committee

Nancy & Ron Freeman
Donna & Richard Tarabochia
Tim & Christine Jovanovich
George & Mary Kay Jovanovich

Volunteer Photographers

Linda Banning
Steven Joyce
Miro Jugum
Ron Karabaich
Paul Lukinich
Mara Oblak

Newsletter Editor

Steven Mataya

Logo Designer

John Lovrić

CroatiaFest Coordinators 2010 - 2020

Cathryn Morovich
Kristen LeMieux


CroatiaFest Coordinator 2004-2009

Alma Franulovich Plancich

CroatiaFest Sponsors

Balkan Store
Maxwell Hotel
Mediteranean Inn
Big John's PFI
25th Anniversary
King County 4 Culture
Seattle Office of Arts and Culture
Ancestry Cellars
Croatian National Tourist Office