Recent Grants

Design: FY 2013 Grants Panelists

Art Works II, Panel A1
December 11, 2012

Scott Bishop 
Associate Principal, Landscape Architect
Stoss Landscape Urbanism 
Quincy, MA

Jose Cruz (Layperson)
Chief Executive Officer
San Diego Council on Literacy 
San Diego, CA

D'Wayne Edwards
Founder
PENSOLE Footwear Design Academy
Beaverton, OR

Rosalie Genevro
Executive Director
Architectural League of New York 
New York, NY

Michaele Pride
Professor and Associate Dean
School of Architecture and Planning
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM

Art Works II, Panel A2
December 11, 2012

Scott Bishop 
Associate Principal, Landscape Architect
Stoss Landscape Urbanism 
Quincy, MA

Jose Cruz (Layperson)
Chief Executive Officer
San Diego Council on Literacy 
San Diego, CA

Michaele Pride
Professor and Associate Dean
School of Architecture and Planning
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM

Art Works II, Panel B
November 1, 2012

Samuel Assefa 
Senior Urban Designer
City of Boulder 
Boulder, CO

Jerome Chou
Director of Programs 
Flint Public Art Project
Brooklyn, NY

Eden Kidane (Layperson) 
Research Analyst
Ideal Innovations, Inc.
Washington, DC

Stephen Luoni
Director, Community Design Center
Distinguished Professor and Steven L. Anderson Chair in 
Architecture and Urban Studies
University of Arkansas 
Fayetteville, AR

Anne Trumble
Director
Emerging Terrain
Omaha, NE

Our Town Panel A: Rural Design + Planning
April 18, 2013

Amanda Johnson
Assistant Professor
Department of Community and Regional Planning
Boise State University
Boise, ID

Emily Pilloton
Executive Director
Project H Design
Kentfield, CA

Jordan Poole
Executive Director
Paradise Garden Foundation
Summerville, GA

Mary Thomas (Layperson)
Chief Operating Officer, Philanthropy
Spartanburg County Foundation
Spartanburg, SC

Our Town Panel B1: Rural Arts + Programming
April 19, 2013

Roberto Bedoya
Executive Director
Tucson Pima Arts Council
Tucson, AZ

Sheri "Sage" Crump
Managing Director
Art Is Change
Atlanta, GA

John Feodorov
Associate Professor of Art
Western Washington University
Seattle, WA

Charlotte Fox (Layperson)
Consultant
Anchorage, AK

Michael Rohd
Artistic Director
Sojourn Theatre
Evanston, IL

Our Town Panel B2: Rural Arts + Programming
April 19, 2013

Roberto Bedoya
Executive Director
Tucson Pima Arts Council
Tucson, AZ

Sheri "Sage" Crump
Managing Director
Art Is Change
Atlanta, GA

John Feodorov
Associate Professor of Art
Western Washington University
Seattle, WA

Charlotte Fox (Layperson)
Consultant
Anchorage, AK

Our Town Panel C1: Metro Design + Planning
April 23, 2013

John Arroyo
Urban Planning / Cultural Planning Consultant
Self-Employed
Los Angeles, CA

Rajesh Kottamasu)
Artist & Urbanist
Brooklyn, NY

Mary McCullough-Hudson (Innovator)
President and Chief Executive Officer
ArtsWave
Cincinnati , OH

Othello Meadows
Executive Director
Seventy-Five North Revitalization Corp.
Omaha, NE

Erik Takeshita
Senior Program Officer, Deputy Director
Local Initiatives Support Corporation - Twin Cities
Minneapolis, MN

Our Town Panel C2: Metro Design + Planning
April 23, 2013

John Arroyo
Urban Planning / Cultural Planning Consultant
Self-Employed
Los Angeles, CA

Rajesh Kottamasu
Artist & Urbanist
Brooklyn, NY

Othello Meadows (Layperson)
Executive Director
Seventy-Five North Revitalization Corp.
Omaha, NE

Erik Takeshita
Senior Program Officer, Deputy Director
Local Initiatives Support Corporation - Twin Cities
Minneapolis, MN

Our Town Panel D: Metro - Facilities + Public Art
April 25, 2013

Anne Corbett
Project Director
Vision McMillan Partners
Washington, DC

Wendy Feuer
Assistant Commissioner Urban Design & Art
New York City Department of Transportation
Brooklyn, NY

Grace La
Principal and Co-Founder
La Dallman Architects, Inc.
Associate Professor of Architecture
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Fox Point, WI

Paul Leow (Layperson)
Senior Energy Efficiency Specialist
Ecology Action
Pacifica, CA

F. Javier Torres
Senior Program Officer
The Boston Foundation
Jamaica Plain, MA

Our Town Panel E1: Metro Festivals + Programming
April 26, 2013

Benjamin Fyffe
Cultural Programs Supervisor
City of El Paso Museums & Cultural Affairs Department
El Paso, TX

Emily Hooper Lansana
Associate Director of Community Arts Engagement
Arts and Public Life Initiative/University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Jeff Mather
Co-Founder
Atlanta Partnership for Arts in Learning
Decatur, GA

Anisha Shankar (Layperson)
Co-Founder
Tansa Clean
Seattle, WA

Jennifer Tsukayama
Founder, Artistic Director
Tsukayama Dance Collaborative
Upper Montclair, NJ

Our Town Panel E2: Metro Festivals + Programming
April 26, 2013

Emily Hooper Lansana
Associate Director of Community Arts Engagement
Arts and Public Life Initiative/University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Anisha Shankar (Layperson)
Co-Founder
Tansa Clean
Seattle, WA

Jennifer Tsukayama
Founder, Artistic Director
Tsukayama Dance Collaborative
Upper Montclair, NJ