Board & Staff

NORTHVILLE ART HOUSE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The Northville Arts House fosters creativity and enriches our community through the arts by advising, encouraging, developing, promoting and supporting activities and events in all areas of the arts. 

Sue Taylor President, Arts Advocate; Marketing Committee, Northville Downtown Development Authority

Linda Liedel Vice President, Arts Advocate

Elizabeth Oliver Secretary, Arts Advocate

Nancy DargaTreasurer, Mayor Pro-Tem, Northville City Council (former), Managing Director, Executive Director, Ford Piquette Plant National Historic Landmark (former), Chief of Design, Wayne County Parks (former)

Ellen Bennett – Owner/Creative Director, Ellen Bennett Design

Roland Hwang – Attorney for the State of Michigan, Dept. of Attorney General (retired); Adjunct Instructor, Asian/Pacific Islander American Studies, University of Michigan; Northville School Board, Vice President (former)

Christina Johnson – Director, Corporate Relations and Special Events, Samaritas; Senior Development Officer, Henry Ford Health System (former)

Claudia Obermueller – Vice President, Tax at International Automotive Components


NORTHVILLE ART HOUSE STAFF

Executive Director:  Erin Maten, office@northvillearthouse.org

  • Administration, Development, Special Events

Creative Director: Ryan Kaltenbach, exhibits@northvillearthouse.org

  • Exhibitions, Marketing, Webmaster, Membership and Special Events

Education Director: Elli Fassois, education@northvillearthouse.org

  • Education, Instruction, Class Programs, and School and Community Outreach

Store Supervisor:  Chrissy Serra, store@northvillearthouse.org

  • Administration, Artisan Store, Class Registration and General Questions

Events / Fundraising Coordinator: Stacy Pearson, spearson@northvillearthouse.org

  • Development, Arts & Acts Festival, Young Artist Art Fair, and Special Events