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Staff

Dinah Bradford, Logistics
Dinah Bradford is a community volunteer based in Lake Charles, Louisiana. She currently serves as Treasurer of the Community Foundation of Southwest Louisiana and as a member of Louisiana State University's College of Human Science and Education's Peabody Society Board of Directors. She is a former Principal of Immaculate Conception Cathedral School as well as a past president of the Junior League of Lake Charles, Inc., and she continues her involvement with those organizations serving on advisory committees when called upon.


Mari Miller, Sponsorships & PromotionsMari Miller is a designer and artist in Chicago, IL. In 2009 she graduated from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago with a B.F.A. with an emphasis in Art History. Since then, she’s started her own business designing sewing patterns for home sewers and bringing independent sewing pattern designers together collaboratively. She also has a research based arts practice and is currently exploring the connections between artists and mental health. In her free time, Mari likes to read, knit, and enjoy a warm cup of tea. 


James Pepper KellyJames Pepper Kelly is an interdisciplinary artist, writer, and arts administrator. As a maker, Kelly researches in archives and with publics, with the goal of exploring the social intersection between text and lived history. As an administrator, he co-founded and managed two Chicago arts nonprofits, Filter Photo and Latitude Chicago, where he still serves on the board.  Kelly holds an MA in Visual & Critical Studies from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and a BA from Wesleyan University. Currently he is a research fellow through the University of Chicago’s Arts, Science + Culture Initiative. 


Angela Gronroos
Angela Gronroos is a performance and dance artist also pursuing a masters degree in urban planning from the university of illinois chicago. she has experience working as a dancer and choreographer in chicago for over ten years, and more recently she has worked in community outreach in the uptown neighborhood of chicago in preparation for her masters thesis.