Behind powerful learning are people with passion.

Core Team

ArtsNOW has assembled a core team of outstanding, nationally recognized educators, fundraisers and consultants who provide the strategy for schools to integrate the arts into their daily lessons. Assisted by members of our core team, Pamela Walker, CEO and President of ArtsNOW, offers consultation services to principals and school leadership to develop strategic plans for integrated learning solutions and professional learning that, together, encourage school communities to achieve their full potential.

Pamela Walker
President & CEO
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Crystal Collins
Executive Vice President & COO
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April Duffey
Project Coordinator
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Lane Hall
Executive Assistant
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Delores McDaniel
Business Manager
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Kim Mercer
Project Manager
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Kristin Mumford
Project Coordinator
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Shenley Rountree
Director of Marketing and Development
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Jaffia Royes
Project Coordinator
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Regi Strickland
Regional Director
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Shawn Williams
Regional Director
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Bo Robinson
Development Coordinator Intern
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Christopher Crabb
Project Manager
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Consultants & Teaching Artists

Melissa Dittmar Joy
Dance Consultant

Laurin Dunleavy
Dance Consultant

Julie Baggenstoss
Dance Consultant

Barry Stewart Mann, MFA
Theater Consultant

Susie Spear Purcell
Theater Consultant

Ashley Drake
Music Consultant

Rue S. Lee-Holmes
Music Consultant

Maribeth Yoder-White, PhD
Music Consultant

Shannon Green
Visual Arts Consultant

Debi West, Ed. S, NBCT
Visual Arts Consultant

Katy Betts
Visual Arts Consultant

Ready to find out how ArtsNOW can bring learning to life for your students? Let’s talk.