With the workshop season right around the corner, it's time to introduce the talented people who will help run our workshop and marketing program this summer.
Alida Semonsen, our 2018 Summer Studio Technician, is from Lotus, California and received her BFA in Printmaking from California College of the Arts. She took a class at Sitka in the summer of 2016 and is so excited to be back.
Our summer Marketing Intern position will be divided between 2 people. Heather McMillan will be our first Marketing Intern starting in May, followed by Kristen Clayton who will take over the position in in mid-July.
Originally from a small mountain town in the Central Sierra Nevada Mountains, Heather draws inspiration in her songwriting and music from her hometown. Heather just graduated from Azusa Pacific University with a Bachelor of Music in Commercial Music Business and a Minor in Humanities.
Kristen is an art historian and artist from Melbourne, Florida. She received her B.A. in art history from the University of South Florida. Kristen is now a graduate student studying Nonprofit Management with a focus in Art and Cultural Leadership at the University of Oregon where she also works as the Program Associate for the School of Planning, Public Policy & Management, and as a co-curator/museum educator for the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art.