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
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Jim Heater
Regional Director
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Shawn Williams
Regional Director
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Lane Hall
Executive Assistant
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Delores McDaniel
Business Manager
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Whitney Snuggs
Project Manager
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Regi Strickland
Regional Director
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Andrea Washington
Project Coordinator
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Consultants & Teaching Artists

Melissa Dittmar Joy
Dance Consultant

Laurin Dunleavy
Dance Consultant

Jay Jernigan
Dance Consultant

Barry Stewart Mann, MFA
Theater Consultant

Susie Spear Purcell
Theater Consultant

J'miah Nabawi
Theater Consultant

Peggy Benkeser
Music Consultant

Dave Holland
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

Jenevieve Goss
Visual Arts Consultant

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