Staff

Studio Programming Facilitators

Lisa Bennett

Program Coordinator
Lisa has always found comfort and pleasure in the art making process and that led to her completing her B.F.A.…
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Lori Boettcher

Art Therapist, M.Ed., ATR-BC
Early interest in the arts led Lori to the College for Creative Studies where she obtained a B.F.A. in Fine…
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Jill Willich

Artist and Art Ambassador
is a graduate of the Ringling School of Art and Design with a BFA in Sculpture. For the last few…
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Ash Iyer

Art Therapist
Has an M.A in Psychology from India and is a graduate with an M.Ed in Art Therapy from Wayne State…
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Carley Klott

Staff Artist
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Guest Artists

Margaret Sands-Goldstein

Art Therapist
Margaret Sands-Goldstein is a graduate of the College for Creative Studies and Wayne State University and has worked as an…
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Kathy Schnur

Art Therapist
Kathy Schnur has extensive experience as an art therapist. She has worked with the developmentally disabled, individuals suffering from trauma,…
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Marshelia Williams

Art Educator
Marshelia is a mixed media artist, painter and art instructor. As a mixed media artist, Ms. Williams loves to experiment,…
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Sue Nimlin

Artist
Occupational Therapist (retired) - As an OT, Ms. Nimlin loved being able to combine arts in her media. A self-taught…
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Administration

Audra Pieknik

Executive Director
Appointed in April of 2018 as The Art Experience's Executive Director, Audra began her career in the studio in 2012…
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