Carolyn Phillips – Executive Director
Carolyn’s background is in higher education, art, and management. Previously an art professor and department chair, she taught painting, drawing, printmaking, art history, and art appreciation at several colleges and a university.
A painter and mixed media artist, Carolyn earned a BFA in Painting and Drawing from East Carolina University and an MFA in Painting from Indiana State University. Her artwork has appeared in exhibitions throughout the U.S., including over forty national juried shows. Carolyn is a Virginia native, but has also lived in the elsewhere in the South, West, and Midwest. She lives with her husband, two boys, and three very tolerant cats.