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Arts Cheyenne Leaders

Arts Cheyenne has a 10-person Board of Directors representing the local cultural community.

Desirée Brothe

Desirée Brothe

Board Member

Desiree is the Creative Projects Director for the Cheyenne Downtown Development Authority. She also runs Magpie Creations, an art creation business.

Joe Chenchar

Joe Chenchar

Board Secretary

Joe is a Deputy County Attorney for Laramie County and is also a multimedia card game developer.

Carey Hartmann

Carey Hartmann

Board Treasurer

Carey is the Laramie County Librarian and a practicing artist.

Renee Jelinek

Renee Jelinek

Board Member

Renee is co-owner of the Paramount Cafe, Paramount Ballroom, and The Lincoln performance theatre.

Steve Knox

Steve Knox

Board Vice President

Steve is an art teacher at East High School, Laramie County School District #1 and a practicing fine art painter.

Irving Mercado

Irving Mercado

Board Member

Irving is a freelance videographer.  He also co-founded The Presidential Studio, a hip-hop music production house in Cheyenne.

Mike Morris

Mike Morris

Board President

Mike is the Natural Resource Program Principal at the Wyoming Department of Environment Quality.  He is also a performing musician.

J O'Brien

J O'Brien

Board Member

J is the Communications and Creative Arts Pathway Coordinator at Laramie County Community College.

Becky Tish

Becky Tish

Board Member

Becky is a community singer and the Assistant Director of the Cheyenne Chamber Singers.

Kris Whitfield

Kris Whitfield

Board Member

Kris is the Director of Development & Marketing at United Way of Laramie County.

Bill Lindstrom

Bill Lindstrom

Executive Director

Bill is a long-time arts and culture advocate and arts organization manager.

Partners

Arts Cheyenne’s Work Is Supported by Partners and Funders

Wyoming Arts Council

Supported in part by a grant from the Wyoming Arts Council, with support from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Wyoming Legislature

Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund

Supported in part by a grant from the Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund, a program of the Department of State Parks and Cultural Resources.

City of Cheyenne/Cheyenne City Council

Managing Cheyenne’s Art in Public Places through an MOU with the City of Cheyenne.

Cheyenne Community Development Organizations

Partnering with these community organizations to help Cheyenne be a more creative, vibrant place to live!

National Endowment for the Arts

The Kinetic Art project is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.


Wyoming Workforce Development Council

Arts Cheyenne’s Emerging Artists Program is supported by a grant from the Wyoming Workforce Development Council.

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Mailing

PO Box 247
Cheyenne, WY  82003

Contact

info@artscheyenne.com
(307) 222-4091

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