gage-logo-500x458Gage is led by a Board of Trustees, an Executive Director and an Artistic Director.

Their combined expertise guides an administrative staff of art professionals committed to education and outreach, helping artists of all ages achieve their goals, and to making creative programming available for artists of all abilities throughout the Northwest and beyond.

To reach staff members via email, simply click on the names below. To reach staff members by phone, dial 206.323.4243, and use the extension listed next to the staff member’s name.


Stefano Catalani, Executive Director

Gary FaiginArtistic Director, Atelier Instructor

Lori Greenwood, Director of Marketing and Business Development (ext. 11)

Alison Dawson, Development Director (ext. 12)

Eden Hall, Finance Director (ext. 19)

Carol Hendricks, Adult Programs Director (ext. 15)


Juliette Aristides*, Atelier Instructor

Olivia Beaufait, Adult Programming Director, Gage Georgetown (ext. 18)

Caitlin Stacy, Development Coordinator (ext. 16)

Nick Cail, Foundation Relations and Corporate Giving Manager

Geoff Flack, Atelier Instructor

John Freeman, Events and Exhibitions Manager

Andrea Goodman, Youth & Community Manager (ext.17)

Jessica Lah, Student Services Coordinator (ext. 10)

Mark Kang-O’Higgins*, Atelier Instructor

Michael Magrath, Atelier Instructor

Tenaya Sims*, Atelier Instructor

Chad Leman, Registrar (ext. 10)

Kimberly Trowbridge*, Atelier Instructor

Travis Woods, Facilities Manager (ext. 20)

Wei Yan, Creative Manager (ext. 14)

*For inquiries, please email

Board of Trustees

Gage Academy of Art is guided by a board of local and national advisors with expertise in educational, business and nonprofit affairs, and an artistic advisory board comprised of nationally and internationally recognized artists and gallery owners from around the world.

Gage continues to seek and recruit community leaders with a passion for arts education to serve on a variety of committees and the Board of Trustees. Please contact Alison Dawson to learn more about leadership opportunities at Gage.

Board of Trustees, 2017

David Dwyer, President
Seattle Radiologists, retired

Kristine Travaglini, President-Elect
Arts Advocate

Will Berkovitz, Vice President
CEO, Jewish Family Services

Erik HaroldsonTreasurer
SVP, Kantar TNS

Pamela Johnson, Secretary
Arts Advocate

Phoebe Brockman, Arts Advocate
Diane Butler, Attorney, Davis Wright Tremaine
Greg Eastman, Arts Advocate
Ted Kutscher, Principal, Kutscher Benner Barsness & Stevens Inc.
Stephanie Maurer, Arts Advocate
Erin Moyer, Director of Marketing & Communications, Laird Norton Wealth Management
Anne Steele, Arts Advocate
Julie Tall, Owner, Capitol Cider
Pamela Taylor, Arts Advocate
Tom Vogl, CEO, The Mountaineers
Richard V. West, Emeritus Trustee, Frye Art Museum, Director Emeritus
Christine Gedye, Artist
Liz Rummage, Arts Advocate
David Robbins, Partner, Perkins Coie

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