Patrick Flaherty

President & Executive Director


Quick links by department:


Education & Outreach Department


Colton Pedro

Director of Education & Outreach


Alyson Walbridge

Associate Director of Education


Nikki Sullivan

Outreach Programs Manager


Jheny Nieto

Youth & Teen Programs Manager


Paul Hayes

Ceramics Studio Chair


Elise Howell

Drawing, Painting & Textiles Studio Chair


Shawn Everette

Glass Studio Chair


Kimberly Conrad

Jewelry & Metalsmithing Studio Chair


Dan Fifer

Printmaking, Photography & Digital Arts Studio Chair


Jeremy Pugh

Sculpture & Wood Studio Chair


Exhibitions & Events Departments


Kyle Herrington

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


Jo Banister

Exhibition Programs Manager


Shannon Strock

Exhibitions Associate


Elizabeth Henning

Event Sales Manager


Development Department


Max Browning

Corporate & Foundation Relations Manager


Kylie Kaspar

Individual Giving & Annual Fund Manager


Katie Cookerly-Dietrich

Donor Support & Database Administrator


Marketing & Communications Department


Shannon Bennett

Director of Marketing & Communications


Whitney Alderson

Creative & Communications Manager


Facilities Department


Jeff Thomas

Facilities Manager


Facilities Representatives

Sean Harmon - Grounds Keeper
Cheryl Stanton
Joe Truex - Grounds Keeper


Finance Department


Susan Meyer

Director of Finance


Karen Chapman

Accounting Manager


Kat Slauzis

Human Resource & Accounts Payable Manager




Becca King

Operations Manager


Guest Services


Guest Services Representatives

Kori Mattisz - Lead Guest Services Representative
Madysen Koontz
Ryan Petitjean
Kate Hinshaw
Sara Mulryan
Topaz Pettigrew
Hannah Westbrook
Kimberly Woods