Jennifer Diamond-Wright serves as the Executive Director for the Arts Council of White Lake. Jennifer is a familiar face at the Nuveen after having served as the Nuveen Art Edcuation Director for 1.5 years. In February of 2016, she began her tenure as the Executive Director of the ACWL.
After graduating from Montague High School, Jennifer attended Central Michigan University where she studied Recreation, Parks and Leisure Services Administration. After completing an internship with the West Michigan Whitecaps, she returned home to Montague. Prior to being employed by the ACWL Jennifer worked for White Lake Area Community Education for 10 years.
Jennifer and her her husband, Ryan and 4 daughters, Madison (13), Lauren (8), Myleigh (6), and Sydney (4) live in Montague. They enjoy camping, going to the beach, shopping and playing games together.
Chelsea Kirksey serves as the newly appointed Director of Nuveen Art Education. Chelsea has been active in ACWL programming for nearly two years as a gallery manager and teacher.
After graduating from Reeths-Puffer High School, Chelsea attended Michigan State University where she earned a BFA in Art Education and Specialization in American Indian Studies. Chelsea is passionate about bringing accessible and inclusive programming to the White Lake area.
She currently lives in Muskegon with her rabbit Jazz and enjoys the up and coming downtown atmosphere. Chelsea likes
Allen Rant- Chairman
Lee Suits- Chair Elect
Dave Cotter- Past Chair
Robert Suits- Treasurer
Shelley Williams- Secretary
Janet S. Thomas