Resources for BARN Studios - BARN

Resources for BARN Studios


Studio Leads & Staff         Planning Classes        Submitting & Managing Classes         Marketing & Promotion        General Studio Resources 



 

Electronic and Technical Arts (ETA)  x211

Lead: Doug Salot
[email protected]

Programming: Nat Ballou
[email protected]

Fiber Arts   x209

Lead: Dale Walker
[email protected]

Programming: Catherine Camp
[email protected]

Glass Arts   x212

Lead: Grae Drake
[email protected]

Programming: Julie Doughtery
[email protected]

Jewelry and Fine Metals   x213

Lead: Joan Hammond
[email protected]

Programming: Sarah Jones
[email protected]

Kitchen Arts    x210

Lead: Joanna Bressel-Wilder
[email protected]

Programming: Marcela Sandoval
[email protected]

Media Arts   x204

Lead: Frank Charlton
[email protected]

Metal Fabrication   x207

Lead: David Hays
[email protected]

Sheet Metal: Dave Albergine
Welding: Bob Mathisrud
Machine Shop: David Hays
Alchemy Industrial: Forging and Foundry – David Hays

Print & Book Arts    x214

Lead: Amy Goldthwaite
[email protected]

Programming:
Book Arts: Amy Goldthwaite
Letterpress:  Peggy Graving
Printmaking:  Virginia Davison

Woodworking   x205

Lead: Mike Gearheard
[email protected]

Programming: Jeanne Huber
[email protected]

Writers’ Studio   x215

Lead: Jessica Dubey
[email protected]

Programming: Mary Sloat
[email protected]



Staff



Executive Director
Grae Drake

[email protected]   x201
M-F 8:30 to 5:00 (and varies)

 

 

 

 

  • Bridge to the Board, along with your Board Liaison
  • Resolves policy and personnel concerns
  • Oversees all fundraising and grant proposals
  • Assists with transitions in Studio Leads

 

 

 

Business Manager
Erin Thomasson

[email protected]   x217

M, T, & Thursday

 

 

 

Bookkeeper
Meghan Males

[email protected]   x222
T-F 8:00 to 11:00

 

 

 

 

  • Instructor invoices and payments
  • Instructor Compensation Spreadsheets for Studios
  • General Bookkeeping matters, reimbursements, etc.
  • Event venue rentals for Great Room or Small Conference Room

 

 

Marketing Director
Carolyn Goodwin

[email protected]   x225
Hours in the office vary.
Usually in office on Wed. & Thursday 

 

 

 

  • Handles all aspects of marketing for BARN
  • Works with studio class promotions and special events

 


Program Director

Jess Henderson

[email protected]   x221
M-F 8:30 to 4:30
Remote Work Day: Wednesday

 

 

 

  • Support across all studios. Structures, procedures that will help you.
  • Overseeing youth & teen activity such as teen nights, summer youth programs
  • Bigger picture planning – important dates and looking at metrics to inform decision-making
  • New Instructor processing, background checks, etc.
  • Youth & Vulnerable Adult Training
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Evaluations
  • Community Service Projects
  • Internships
    ————————————
  • Remote Work Day: Wednesday
    Available via email, Google Chat, and Google/Zoom Virtual Meetings

 

 


Studio Support Coordinator

Cree Roberts

[email protected]   x219
M-F 9:30 – 6:00
Remote Work Day: Wednesday

  • Point of Contact For:
    Fiber
    Jewelry
    Kitchen
    Print & Book
    Media
    ————————————
  • Remote Work Day: Wednesday
    Available via email, Google Chat, and Google/Zoom Virtual Meetings
  • Collaborates, assists and works with BARN staff, studios, and studio volunteers
  • Class Postings including cancelling or postponing events for the studios listed above.
  • Student registrations, student cancellations, wait list management
  • Email communications for students from studio or instructor. This includes info to send to students of handouts or what to bring, etc.
  • Studio Email Newsletter blasts to special interest group for above studios
  • Class registration and cancellations for public and members
  • Reserving the Great Room or Small Classroom for anything related to BARN events, classes or meetings.

 

 

Studio Support Coordinator
Shelley Kilbourn

[email protected]   x220
M-F 8:00 – 4:30
Remote Work Day: Thursday

 

  • Point of Contact For:
    Electronic & Technical Arts
    Glass

    Metal Fabrication
    Woodworking
    Writers
    ————————————
  • Remote Work Day: Thursday
    Available via email, Google Chat, and Google/Zoom Virtual Meetings
  • Collaborates, assists and works with BARN staff, studios, and studio volunteers.
  • Class Postings including cancelling or postponing events for the studios listed above.
  • Student registrations, student cancellations, wait list management
  • Email communications for students from studio or instructor. This includes info to send to students of handouts or what to bring, etc.
  • Class registration and cancellations for public and members.
  • Produces studio specific e-newsletter blasts to special interest group.
  • Reserving the Great Room or Small Classroom for anything related to BARN events, classes or meetings.

 

 

 

Digital Marketing Coordinator
Abby Wyatt

[email protected]
Hours in the office vary.
Remote Work Day: Wednesday

 

 

 

 

 

  • Handles all aspects of digital marketing for BARN across social media sites.
  • Works with social media promotion for studios

 

Administrative Assistant
Lizzie Damm

[email protected]  x200
M-F  12:00 to 4:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

  • Assistant to Executive Director and Business Manager
  • Processes [email protected] emails
  • Assists in general support of BARN volunteers and staff
  • Prints daily What’s Happening at BARN sign

 

 

 

Facilities Manager
Darryn Achall

[email protected]   x218
M-F 8:30 to 4:30


Building Steward – Arlo Spilker

Hours vary – Please see Darryn for specifics

  • Handles general facility issues
  • Computer, servers, and software installation support for studios

 

 

 

 


BARN Staff Holidays:

BARN’s administrative offices will be closed for business on certain holidays. Staff (full-time, part-time/hourly, volunteer, and interns) will not be expected or required to work during these days:

  • New Year’s Day January 1 (All BARN closed to Members and Public)
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • George Washington’s Birthday 3rd Monday in February
  • Memorial Day Last Monday in May
  • Independence Day July 4 (All BARN closed to Members and Public)
  • Labor Day 1st Monday in September
  • Thanksgiving Day 4th Thursday in November (All BARN closed to Members and Public)
  • Christmas Day December 25 (All BARN closed to Members and Public)

 


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