Staff & Board

General Inquiries


Phone: 612-724-6273


Scott Artley, Executive Artistic Director - 

Andi Cheney, Associate Director -

Julia Gay, Program Assistant - 

Production Staff

Kat Purcell, Production Technician

Cory Skold, Production Technician


Kirstin Wiegman, Strategic Planning Consultant

Ari M. Newman, Documentarian

Elliot Jobe, Web Designer

Amy Danielson, Communications Consultant


Lizzette Chapa -

Mike Curran (Macalester College, Geography '18) -

Niara Williams

Frencia Stephenson (St. Cathererine University, Art History '19) -

Board of Directors

Peter Foster, Board Chair

Paul Nemeth, Board Vice Chair & Treasurer

Bee Bletsian

Chelsea Unold

Ayanna Muata, Advisor to the Board

Tom Cassidy, Director Emeritus

Interested in Offering Your Time & Talents?

Serving on our elected Board of Directors or as a volunteer for a committee or special project is a great way to get involved, meet new people, and make a difference for the hundreds of artists we serve each year. Reach out to us at to start a conversation. We're open to any level of time and investment you can make to serve the Mission to support artists on the edge of culture. To learn about other ways you might support our work, please visit our Support page.