Meet The Team
Arts & Special Events Manager
Liz was born and raised in Moab, Utah. She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from Colorado Mesa University. After graduation, Liz came back to her hometown to raise her children, Allie and Justin, and has worked at Moab Arts for five years. Being an active part of the Moab community is something she is passionate about, and you can find her at most public events. In her free time, Liz enjoys playing volleyball and softball, hanging out with her kids, and spending time outdoors. Liz is eager to continue to evolve the busy art center. plan community-based activities and expand public art throughout town.
Born in Flint, Michigan, Melisa holds a BFA in Graphic Design from Columbia College Chicago. Her design clients and collaborators include the Extinct Entities Festival, the University of Illinois Chicago, the Flint Public Art Project, Salt and Cedar, Unusual Operation Operation, and Detroit Farm and Garden. Melisa brings an enthusiasm for socially-engaged art and building creative community, drawing from her past experiences as an independent curator, public artist, freelance exhibit and event identity designer, co-founder of a small cassette tape label, and letterpress printing demonstrator. She looks forward to facilitating contemporary, meaningful, and accessible art experiences for and with the Moab community. When she’s not printing or binding books, she enjoys hiking, reading, and sharing home-cooked meals with friends.
Emily was born and raised in Greenville, South Carolina. She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Communications and moved to Moab in 2017. She enjoys being an active member of our vibrant community via public events and volunteer opportunities. With a background in logistics and special events, she is excited to bring folks together to enjoy the dynamic creative community here at the MARC. In her free time, Emily enjoys spending time outside, hanging out with dogs, and cooking with friends.