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Public Art Collections Manager
Anne-Leslie Owens (she/her/hers) | 615-862-6732

Contact Anne-Leslie for information about the Percent for Public Art Collection, artwork maintenance needs, and the  current public art project at Arthur Avenue/I65 Underpass.

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Social Media Specialist 
Asia Pyron (she/her/hers)

Contact Asia for information about the Metro Arts Facebook, Instagram, Twitter/X, and LinkedIn accounts, as well as Arts Alert, our bi-weekly e-newsletter.

Public Art Project Manager
Atilio Murga (he/him/his) | 615-862-6733

Contact Atilio for general information, new project requests, and current public art projects at Mill Ridge Park, Nashville Fairgrounds, and Old Hickory Community Center.

Finance + Operations Director
Christiana Afotey (she/her/hers) | 615-862-6721

Contact Christiana with questions about Metro Arts' budget, human resources or business services.

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Organizational + Artist Support Coordinator
Chuck Beard (he/him/his)
| 615-862-6739

Contact Chuck with questions about community engagement, funding (including guidelines, technical assistance or deadlines), CARE (Committee for Anti-Racism and Equity), and REAL (Racial Equity in Arts Leadership).

Restorative Arts and Equity Coordinator
Claudia Lawhon (she/her/hers) 

Contact Claudia with questions about Metro Arts' Restorative Arts, Equity, and community programs.

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Communications Manager
Daryn Jackson (she/her/hers) | 615-862-4099

Contact Daryn with questions about marketing initiatives, communications activities, and media requests.

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Public Art Project Coordinator
Jesse Ross (he/him) | 615-862-6737

Contact Jesse for information about public art at Donelson Library, the Metro Arts Lending Library at various library branches, Permanent Supportive Housing artwork, and the local art gallery at Main Library.

Public Art Manager
Jessica Ingram (she/her/hers) 

Contact Jessica with questions about our Public Art program, ongoing artist calls, community-based art projects, and other Public Art installations.

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Restorative Arts and Equity Manager
Josiah Golson (he/him/his)

Contact Josiah with questions about Restorative Arts and Equity initiatives at Metro Arts.

Public Art Project Coordinator
Masonya Osei (she/her/hers)

Contact Masonya about ongoing Public Art projects and installations around Nashville.

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Cultural Planning Manager
Mollie Berliss (she/her/elle)

Contact Mollie about the Metro Arts cultural planning process, which will launch in early 2024.

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Interim Executive Director
Dr. Paulette Coleman (she/her/hers)

Finance + Operations Coordinator
Skylar Peterson (she/her/hers)

Contact Skylar about Metro Arts' daily operations, procurement, invoices and payments.

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Strategic Grants + Initiatives Manager
Sydnie Davis (she/her/hers)

Contact Sydnie about Metro Arts partnerships, grants, Thrive, and other funding opportunities.

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Office Support Specialist
Vivian Foxx (she/her/hers)

Contact Vivian about the Metro Arts Board of Commissioners, public meeting notices, agendas, minutes, and meeting and event scheduling.

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