Patrick Flaherty

President & Executive Director


Quick links by department:


Education & Outreach Department


Michelle Winkelman

Director of Education & Outreach


Jheny Nieto

Youth & Teen Programs Manager


Teresa Vazquez

Community Programs Manager


Alyson Walbridge

Special 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


Rachel Thomas-Celmins

Camp Director


Clara Wieczorak

Ceramics Technician


Erin K Drew

ArtReach Technician


Exhibitions & Events Departments


Kyle Herrington

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


Jo Banister

Exhibition Programs Manager


Brylie England

Special Events Manager


Abby Specht

Special Events Assistant


Shannon Strock

Exhibitions Associate


Development Department


Emily Leiserson

Director of Development


Max Browning

Corporate & Foundation Relations Manager


Marketing & Communications Department


Shannon Bennett

Director of Marketing & Communications


Whitney Alderson

Creative & Communications Manager


Dion Hazelbaker

Social Media & Content Manager


Facilities Department


Jeff Thomas

Facilities Manager


Facilities Representatives

Philip Childs
Michael Morrison
Cheryl Stanton


Finance Department


Susan Meyer

Director of Finance


Karen Chapman

Accounting Manager


Kat Slauzis

Human Resource & Accounts Payable Manager




Becca King

Operations Manager


Katie Cookerly-Dietrich

Office Manager


Operations Intern

Ana Leon - Student Intern


Guest Services


Guest Services Representatives

Kori Boone - Lead Guest Services Representative
Madysen Koontz
Ryan Petitjean
Kate Hinshaw
Topaz Pettigrew
Hannah Westbrook