Pikes Peak Arts Council
Lisa Cross | President
Kate Hudgens | Treasurer
Jamie Muth is a Community Organizer with the Independence Center & visual artist. Jamie’s strength lies in her ability to combine creative processes and social action to empower people with disabilities and community allies. Her efforts leave people with the recognition that they are powerful agents of change in their communities & capable of applying their skills and strengths to effectively leverage that power.
Audrey Gray | Secretary
Ralph Giordano | Vice President
Deena Bennett has been a member of the Bridge Gallery Co-op for ten years, working in ceramic, photography, paper making, and mixed media. A retired teacher, she taught art in District 38 for over two decades. Deena curates for the Commons Gallery, and enjoys supporting new artists in the community by providing a venue to show their work.
Jasmine Dillavou is a Boricua mixed-media/assemblage artist based out of Colorado Springs. Dillavou received her B.A from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. She has shown in numerous exhibitions including the WOC in Solidarity Conference and the A.I.R Gallery in New York City. Her interests lie in documenting the quiet and misunderstood narratives of the diaspora-Latinx community.
JD Sell received his BA from UCCS in 2016. He is a multi-disciplinary artist, including painting, video, sound collage, installation, and performance. Since graduation, JD has kept a studio practice while exhibiting regularly in Colorado. JD co-creates the Non Book Club Book Club while working at Meininger Art Supply and the Fine Art Center's Bemis School of Art.
Meredith Ann is a mixed-media visual artist and a member of the Quaill Collective.
Sarah Groh Correa is a lyric soprano and studio business professional. Sarah has taught privately and sung extensively throughout the U.S. as a member and soprano soloist for the St. Joseph Community Chorus, Kansas City Choral, Colorado Springs Chorale, and Colorado Vocal Arts Ensemble. She has toured with choirs to Japan, India, England and Italy. She has designed a system for Private Voice and Group Voice Classes that informs the singer’s life by relieving stress, opening doors to self-discovery, teaching them how to sing, and walking them through the lifestyle of a musician.
Brian Tryon | Artist Documentation
Eve Tilley | Director Emeritus