Our Mission

The mission of Austin International Drag Foundation Inc. is to educate, support and promote the drag artist community. We do this by providing resources and opportunities for individuals seeking to further their careers through showcases, festivals, and various other mediums. As a result of this mission, the general public is further educated about the drag community.


Board Of Directors

Jamie Steward Bancroft – Founder/President/CEO

Adrian Dominguez – Vice President

Charlene Farias – Secretary (Social Media/Marketing/Creative Guru)

Scott Ian Ray – Director (Event Logistics/Fundraising/Creative Design)

Bianca Blottie – Director (Marketing/Public Relations)

Tyler Soares (Jodie Fosterchild) – Interim Director (Mental Health Services Director)

Max Morrison (Mad Max Morrison) – Interim Director (Community Drag Liaison)

Alexandria Van Cartier – Interim Director (Community Drag Liaison)

Steven Tamayo (Grandma Steven) – Interim Director (Community Drag Liaison)

Cheeki Khant – Interim Director (Community Drag Liaison)

We also would like to introduce you to our Council Members, Executive Committee and VIP’s.

Lady J Martinez O’Neal Davenport (Drag Historian)

Veranda L’Ni (Madame Ambassador for 2018 Austin International Drag Festival)

Viola DeGradable-Debris (2018 Pink Flamingo)

Mary Jane Styles (Executive Committee Member)

Gabby Glitterz (Executive Committee Member)

Isaac Ben Sanchez (Executive Committee Member)



Projects Under the AIDF umbrella:

The Drag King Project – Founder, Jamie Kalman (Spikey Van Dykey)

Drag.Army (International Volunteer System) – Founder, Jamie Steward Bancroft

DragStar.Management (Non-Profit Artist Management/Booking Agency) – Founder, Jamie Steward Bancroft