Patrick Flaherty

President & Executive Director


Quick links by department:


Education & Outreach Department


Michelle Winkelman

Director of Education & Outreach


Tim Compton

Adult Programs Manager


Jheny Nieto

Youth & Teen Programs Manager


Teresa Vazquez

Community Programs Manager


Alyson Walbridge

New Audiences Program Manager


Paul Hayes

Ceramics Studio Chair


Ben Johnson

Glass Studio Chair


Kimberly Conrad

Jewelry & Metalsmithing Studio Chair


Bianca Dudeck-Mandity

Painting & Drawing and Textile Arts Studio Chair


Dan Fifer

Printmaking, Photography & Digital Arts Studio Chair


Jeremy Pugh

Sculpture & Wood Studio Chair


Sharon Gardner

Ceramics Technician


Erin K Drew

ArtReach Technician


Exhibitions & Events Departments


Kyle Herrington

Director of Exhibitions & Events Director of the Broad Ripple Art Fair


TJ Samuels

Exhibitions Associate


Andy Helmkamp

Special Events Manager


Katie Paolacci

Special Events Assistant


Development Department


Emily Hunter

Director of Development


Sam Adamson

Corporate & Fundraiser Relations Manager


Tim Jans

Development Associate


Communications & Marketing Department


Shannon Bennett

Director of Marketing & Communications


Jennifer Delgadillo

Marketing & Communications Associate


Facilities Department


Jeff Thomas

Facilities Manager


Facilities Representatives

Kevin Harmon - Grounds Supervisor
Michael Morrison
Cheryl Stanton
Joe Truex


Finance Department


Susan Meyer

Director of Finance


Karen Chapman

Staff Accountant


Guest Services


Mel Bohlander

Guest Services Manager | Volunteer Coordinator


Guest Services Representatives

Katie Cookerly-Dietrich
Aaron Hamblin
Rebecca King
Kati Moser
Chi Sherman
Kimberly Woods




Elise Howell

Office Manager


Human Resources Department