Meet Our Staff

This team values honesty, integrity and respect and works hard every day to leverage the power of the arts to improve lives and the community. 

 
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Laura Helle

Fearless leader, a.k.a. Executive Director
Visual artist
Diet Coke enthusiast
Raising her hand to politely correct the teacher since 1980

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Kesley Ritchie

Veins run with Margarita Mix
Visual artist
Operations Manager, because Master of the Universe is not available as a job title
Answers phone, "Buddy the Elf, What's you favorite color?"

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Vic Wylde

 

To operate, add caffeine
Theatrical tyrant
Crazy enough to get married at work
Paramount Theatre Manager & Emcee
Drives a hard bargain
 

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Andrea Funke

Visual artist, book maker
Number wizard (a.k.a Accountant)
Creates order from chaos
Dog lover

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Lana Kenyon

Life of the party
Education Coordinator
Mom of JJ, Rose & Remy
Often overheard saying "In regards to..."

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Lora Lee Bauer

Paints in watercolor and acrylics
Desert dry wit
Paramount Theatre Assistant
First job ever / last job ever: clean the Paramount

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Beth Hamilton

Ceramics artist
Kind hearted beauty seeker
Art instructor
Can sell you a painting or a beer
Social media maven
 

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Wren Clinefelter

Visual artist
Austin High School student
Box office / Custodial staff

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Adriana Rubio

Loves to organize
Austin High School student
Custodial staff