Anthropomorphic Arts and Education
Anthropomorphic Arts and Education, Inc. (AAE) is the non-profit (501c3) parent organization for Further Confusion. It is responsible for choosing the chairman for each year's Further Confusion, and for overseeing the budget and year-to-year operations.
It also supports the Anthropomorphic Fandom Repository, a library dedicated to preserving the history of and educating scholars about anthropomorphic fandom, and Furdance, a benefit dance benefiting Pet Therapy, a local charity.
As of January 2012, the members of the AAE board of directors are:
- Jeff Ferris - President
- Chairo - Vice President / Director of Media & Public Relations
- Smiling Wolf - Secretary
- Squirrel - Director of Finance
- Berg Polarbear - Director of IT
- Chip Unicorn
The chair of Further Confusion is also traditionally invited to participate in convention related board activities.