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Jackie manages the implementation, and oversees the logistical and planning details, for all onsite and offsite public programs, which range from Gallery Talks, Lectures, and Panel Discussions to monthly programming such as MIX, Yoga at the Museum, and Meditation in the Galleries.
Rachel is the executive assistant to the Director of Education. She also has other responsibilities related to the intersection of Education activities with the rest of the museum. She is a 2013 graduate of Cleveland State University and is currently working on a master’s degree, which she plans to complete in the Summer of 2017.
Diane manages all aspects of scheduling, billing, and collections for the Distance Learning department. She is also involved with the technical production of videoconferences.
Thomasine coordinates the docents and all aspects of the museum's permanent collection tour offerings including schools, daily public tours, and special groups. She has a bachelor's degree from Cleveland State's Levine College of Urban Affairs and has been on staff with the museum for more than 25 years.
Through her role with the Teaching Innovation Lab, Hajnal helps students, teachers, and others interested in object-based learning explore ways to interact with artworks in CMA’s collection. Hajnal also supervises teen programs, including Museum Ambassadors and Teen CO-OP. Hajnal received an MLIS with an emphasis in Youth Services from Kent State University. Prior to working at CMA, Hajnal taught PreK-8 art in Cleveland and Atlanta, and maintains PreK-12 teaching licensure in art education.
Jeanna teaches and assists in children's and home school programs and also schedules school studios. A licensed K–12 teacher, she holds a Master's degree in education with research focused on art education's impact on perception and literacy. Current post-graduate work is in art history and the humanities.
Stephanie supports the work of the Interpretation department, including interpretive planning for special exhibitions, public programming planning and support, docent training, and the production of interpretive materials for exhibitions, permanent collection, and ArtLens. She holds a Master’s degree in Art History and Museum Studies from Case Western Reserve University.
Arcelia supports CMA’s teen programs including Museum Ambassadors, Teen CO-OP, and Art Meet-ups. In addition to her love of art, Arcelia is a dancer and is interested in the therapeutic benefits of visual and performing arts. She graduated from Cleveland State University with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and minor in studio art.
Dyane oversees the museum's art classes for children and teens which meet on Saturdays throughout the year and on some weekdays during the summer. She is also involved in adult studio classes, school studios, our PNC pre-school program, ELI, Circle Sampler Camp, and Future Connections.