Composed of Graphic designers, animators, directors, writers, performers, and sound designers, Artists Ink is a collaborative organization that encourages artists of all disciplines to come together and push the boundaries of traditional art and create work that builds community and inspires change.
Executive Founding Director - A performing artist, writer, producer and director raised in East Salinas, Emily has been active in the arts for the past 18 years.
Program Director - A working artist in Salinas and all over California for 20 years. Carlos has worked in theaters throughout the Bay Area working with local and international artists.
Social Media & Digital Marketing Manager - Graduate of California State University, Monterey Bay, with a BS in Business Administration w/ a concentration in Marketing.
Administration Manager - Graduate of University of California, Davis. Barbara is the administrative manager, but also works as a stage manager and technical assistant in Artists Ink's various projects & productions
Editor, Sound & Light Technician - With over 15 years of experience, Dante is a theater technician, composer, performer, and sound engineer for various companies throughout the bay area.
YOLI In-school Program Manager & TXO Lead Mentor
Cepanoa Arts Coordinator & Y.O.L.I. Arts Mentor - An undergraduate student majoring in Sociology at San Jose State University.
YOLI After School Program Manager
Artists Alley Production Manager
YOLI After School Assistant Coordinator & Mentor
YOLI In-school Assistant Coordinator & Mentor
YOLI Arts Mentor
Cepanoa Arts - Performance Arts & Music Mentor & YOLI Arts Mentor
Associate Producer & YOLI Arts Mentor
YOLI Arts Mentor -
Cepanoa Arts - Visual Arts Mentor
YOLI Arts Mentor
Educator at EAHS
Educator at Alisal High School
Professor at Hartnell College
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