Executive Committee

Michele Parris, Executive Director

Mary Hensel, Events Coordinator

Leslie Bridges, Bookkeeper

Rich Doskoez, Communications

Mission and Goals

  • Support the professional development of a thriving group of art educators in the Pasco county area.

  • Provide representation of K-12 art educators in public, private, & charter schools and retired Pasco teachers.

  • Advocacy of art education programs in Pasco county to support, inspire, and encourage Pasco county students.

  • Promote awareness and appreciation of the arts in the local community through  a partnership with the Pasco Fine Arts Council, which has facilities in both east and west Pasco.

  • Encourage art educators in their personal creativity and professional growth.

Michele and Mary at Leepa Rattner Museum