Arts Administration alumni across the country

As we prepare to welcome the first class of arts administration PhD students, the first program of its kind, we wanted to celebrate the success of other arts administration alumni.

Arts Administration BA

Jeffrey Chrzczon (1991) Broadway Producer
New York City, NY

Deana Taylor Edelmann (1997) 
Group Exercise Manager and Certified Personal Trainer, The Energy Club
Alexandria, VA

Greg Wood (1999)
Manager, Research & Analytics, Kentucky Lottery Corporation
Louisville, KY

Lara A. Reiger (2000)
Global Sales Promotion Analyst, Brown-Forman
Louisville, KY 

Erin Cooper (2001)
Development Manager, The Center for Women and Families
Louisville, KY

Michael Ibrahim (2003)
Cultural Investment Portfolio Manager, Massachusetts Cultural Council
Boston, MA

Elizabeth Carroll Morgan (2003) 
Project Manager, Courier Journal
Louisville, KY

Maia Sutton (2003)
Associate Company Manager, Hamilton the Musical
San Francisco, CA

Kaye Oberhausen (2005)
Assistant Dean for Advancement, University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health
Chicago, IL

Anna Girard Fletcher (2006)
Executive Director, Energy & Mineral Law Foundation
Lexington, KY

Andrew Solomonson (2006)
Manager, Broyles Arts Center, Westminister Schools
Atlanta, GA

Andrea Zink (2007)
Associate Director of Volunteer Outreach, Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN

Rachel Cummings (2009)
Director of Event Services, Kentucky Center for the Arts
Louisville, KY

Amy (Wheatley) Haley (2009)
Administrative Director, Ballet Teacher, Bluegrass Youth Ballet
Lexington, KY

Callie Hanks (2010)
Quality & Safety Advisor, Children's Hospital Alliance of Tennessee Quality & Safety Collaborative
Nashville, TN

Matthew Gibson (2012)
Marketing & Ticketing Director, Singletary Center for the Arts
Lexington, KY 

Elizabeth Greenfield (2012)
Director of Communications & Patron Experience, Actors Theatre of Louisville
Louisville, KY

Paige Rogers (2012) 
Interior Designer, OHM Advisors
Nashville, TN

Patrick Van Arsdale (2012)
Associate Director of Bands, Ben Davis High School
Indianapolis, IN

Brooke Valliere (2012)
Managed Publisher Account Manager, BuySellAds
Washington, D.C.

Ben Walsh (2012)
Freelance Stage Manager, Signature Theatre
Arlington, VA

Alex Parker (2013)
Medical Student, University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

Lauren Phillips (2013)
Costume Coordinator / PA, NBC Universal
Chicago, IL

Amanda Schumacher (2013)
Investment Associate, Sports & Entertainment Group, SunTrust Investment Services
Nashville, TN

Kendra Uminger (2013)
Assistant Director of Strategy, Digitopia Agency
Carlsbad, CA

Sara (Hadorn) Kahmann (2014)
Development & Marketing Manager, Welcome House of Northern Kentucky
Covington, KY

Caitlin Serey (2014) 
Development Officer, Edinburgh Art Festival
Edinburgh, Scotland

Jordan Guffey Turpin (2015)
Marketing & Development Manager, Woodford Theatre
Versailles, KY

Rachael Hayes (2016) 
Philanthropy Support Specialist, Christian Appalachian Project
Lexington, KY

Erin (Smith) Lum (2016)
Patron Loyalty Associate Manager, Lexington Philharmonic
Lexington, KY 

Kristany Setser (2016)
Rhythm and Blue Dancer, Dallas Cowboys
Dallas, TX

Shelby Graham (2017)
Executive Assistant to the Dean, Northern Kentucky University College of Informatics
Cincinnati, OH

Nathan Hewitt (2017)
Program Associate, Fractured Atlas
New York City, NY


Matthew McMahon

Matthew McMahon (2017)
Artistic Assistant, National Symphony Orchestra 
Lexington, KY

Becky Wright (2017)
Development Manager, The Gift Theatre Company 
Chicago, IL

Amy Connell (2018)
Senior Box Office & Data Coordinator, Norton Center for the Arts 
Danville, KY

Vanessa Kaeton Crosby (2018)
Assistant Executive Director, Leeds Center for the Arts
Winchester, KY 

Ben Otten (2018)
Assistant Company Manager, Jersey Boys
Louisville, KY

Andrew Pashoian (2018)
4-H Programs Assistant, University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY


Arts Administration MA

Christine Matovich (2015)
Head of Performing Arts, Keystone Academy
Beijing, China

Dylan Wood (2015)
Operations Manager of the Freed Center for the Performing Arts
Program Director and Instructor of Arts Administration, Ohio Northern University
Ada, OH

Kathryn Mullen (2016)
Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Kentucky College of Fine Arts
Lexington, KY

Tanya Abraham (2017)
Founder, The Art Outreach Society
Kerala, India

James Clements (2017)
Education & Community Engagement Manager, Palm Beach Opera
West Palm Beach, FL

Kathie Davis (2017)
Artistic Programs Director, Oldham County Schools Arts Center
Crestwood, KY

Sarah Durham (2017) 
Operations Manager, DANCECleveland
Cleveland, OH

Emily Elkins  (2017)
Creative Arts Living Learning And Summer Programs Coordinator, University of Kentucky College of Fine Arts
Lexington, KY

Donna R. Kessinger (2017)
Executive Director, Monmouth Museum
Lincroft, NJ

Mary Ruth Marshall (2017)
Marketing Coordinator, Celebrating Grace
Franklin, TN

Kristen Rencher (2017)
Director of Business Development, Strategic Initiatives, and Student Programs, National Association for Music Education
Washington, D.C.

Julie Vance  (2017)
Marketing Director, University of Arizona School of Theatre, Film & Television
Tuscon, AZ

Nathan Williams (2017)
Recruiting and Alumni Affairs Officer, University of Kentucky College of Fine Arts
Lexington, KY

Natasha Collier (2018)
Travel Consultant, Procom America LLC 
Lexington, KY

Janie Kegley (2018)
Special Events Manager, Cincinnati Art Museum
Cincinnati, OH

Dustin McRoberts  (2018)
Executive Director, Van Buren Fine Arts Center 
Van Buren, AR


Rebecca Pogue

Tanya Parent (2018)
Dance Educator, Alma Bryant High School
Irvington, AL

Rebecca Pogue (2018)
Institute Program Manager, Alliance Theatre at the Woodruff Arts Center
Atlanta, GA

Chris Wheeler (2018)
Band Director, Bellevue High School
Bellevue, KY