Tina Hastings, Executive Director, firstname.lastname@example.org
Tina joined the arts council in May 2014. At Southern Illinois University - Carbondale (SIUC) she worked in the University Museum and loved everything about working with art, artifacts and artists. She graduated from SIUC with a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology in 2002 and a Masters of Public Administration in 2006. Originally from central Ohio, Tina and her family moved to western New York in 2007 when her husband accepted a teaching position at SUNY Fredonia. She was named Director of the Cathy and Jesse Marion Art Gallery at SUNY Fredonia where she enjoyed working with artists in all mediums and curating diverse exhibitions for the campus and community. She also coordinated and taught courses for students in the Museum Studies minor program. Tina lives in Silver Creek, NY with her husband and filmmaker, Phil, and their two boys, Owen and Cole.
Marshall Green, Grants and Development Coordinator, email@example.com
Marshall joins the arts council as the newest team member. Originally form St. Louis, MO, Marshall earned his Bachelors of Arts in Visual Art with a focus in ceramics from the University of Illinois at Springfield. In 2004 he moved to upstate New York when he was one of three bachelor degree students in the U.S. chosen for the Select Student program at the SUNY School of Ceramics at Alfred University. Over the past decade, Marshall has been the Executive Director of the Wellsville Creative Arts Center followed by the positions of Public & Community Relations Coordinator for Houghton College and Major Events Coordinator for the Kerr-Pegula Athletic Complex at Houghton College. When not playing in the mud or DJing gigs on the weekend, Marshall can be found at home with his wife Jennifer and their five children: Conner, Jaida, Jaxson, Samuel and Josephine.
Ardyth VanScoy, Education Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org
Ardyth is a native of Limestone, NY. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Visual Art from St. Bonaventure University with a minor in Women’s Studies. Her senior thesis focused on fiber arts and ceramics. She is an avid performer for many local theatre groups as well as a singer and choreographer. After college she spent four years as a professional costumer for several NY regional theatres and ran a local alterations shop. She is thrilled to be back home and back in the art community.
Susan Andrews, Communications Coordinator, email@example.com
Graduating with an independent major in communications and design from Cornell University, Susan has enjoyed creative work in the fields of fashion, theater, interior design, marketing for small businesses, education and non-profits. She lived and worked in New York City and Baltimore before returning to the family farm in western New York. Sue has worked with many creative individuals over the years - directors, designers, artists and craftsmen - and is happy to join CCAC to promote the artists in Cattaraugus, Allegany and Chautauqua counties.