Artistic Director, Karen Petkovic
Gallery Shop Manager, Linda GoikLinda is the former owner of Local Girl Gallery where she created a myriad of art-themed fundraising events for special causes such as Juvenile Diabetes, Adults With Disabilities, Domestic Violence and The Cleveland Clinic Starry Night, just to name a few. She is thrilled to be back doing what she loves, which is encouraging others to express their creative selves. As Gallery Shop Manager her desire is to showcase both local and regional artists in a welcoming and collaborative environment. Often found in her home studio, riding her bike, or sharing a story and laughter.
Office Manager, Beth MilliAs Office Manager, Beth brings her experience in retail management, marketing and fundraising to oversee “front of the house” operations and communications between staff and visitors. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from Cleveland State University, with a concentration in advertising and public relations. She has been a freelance writer/editor for over 10 years, creating marketing communication programs for a wide variety of markets and has also worked in educational publishing correlating classroom textbook materials to the Common Core State Standards. An avid nature enthusiast and blogger on environmental education, Beth’s personal passions are a perfect fit for the BAYarts mission and motto “Artistic by Nature."
Shop Assistant, Beth Veres
BAYarts Board of Directors
Peter Winzig - President
Mary Conway-Sullivan - Vice President
Jim Tabaczynski - Vice President
Susan Boldman Rao - Treasurer
Ray Young - Secretary
Rich Bartsche, Willoway Nursery
Deb Conway, Deco Studio
Dan Fauver, Lakehouse Publishing Company
Marcello Mellino, Photographer
Julia Shutt, Maple Leaf Landscaping
Brian Stack, Stack Heating & Cooling
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