State and Regional: FY 2016 Grants Panelists

State Partnership Agreements Panel
January 12-14, 2016

Theresa Colvin
Executive Director
Maryland State Arts Council
Laurel, MD

Luis Delgado
Director of Fine Arts
Albuquerque Public Schools
Albuquerque, NM

Edward Fuentes   
Writer, Photographer, Graphic Designer, Digital Muralist
Arts Journalist
Las Vegas, NV

Shigeko Honda (Layperson)   
Executive Director
Japan-America Society of Northwest Florida
Gulf Breeze, FL

Cassandra Mason   
Chief Grants Officer
New Hampshire State Council on the Arts
Concord, NH

Joy Pennington
Executive Director
Arkansas Arts Council
North Little Rock, AR

Anne Pope
Executive Director
Tennessee Arts Commission
Nashville, TN

William “Omari” Rush
Curator of Public Programs
Ann Arbor Art Center
Ann Arbor, MI

Matthew Wallace   
Deputy Director
North Dakota Museum of Art
Manvel, ND

Craig Watson
Executive Director
California Arts Council
South Pasadena, CA
Regional Partnership Agreements FY 2016
January 27, 2016

Cezanne Charles  
Director of Creative Industries
Creative Many Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Silvio Lim (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Community Volunteer
Silver Spring, MD

Mollie Quinlan-Hayes
Deputy Director
South Arts
Marietta, GA

Partnership Agreements / Folk Arts
January 28, 2016

Anthony Bernard Johnson (Layperson)
Financial Advisor
Edward Jones Investments Firm
Middletown, DE

Maria Kennedy
Folk Arts Coordinator
The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes
Ithaca, NY

Vanessa Navarro
Folklife Specialist, South Florida Folklife Center
HistoryMiami Museum
Miami, FL
Thomas Grant Richardson
Independent Folklorist/Ethnomusicologist
Doctoral Candidate in Folklore
Indiana University
Santa Fe, NM

Hui Wilcox
Dancer, Ananya Dance Theatre
Associate Professor of Sociology, Women’s Studies, and Critical Studies of Race/Ethnicity
St. Catherine University
North St. Paul, MN