Administrative Staff

Elizabeth Chodos, Executive and Creative Director

Michael Andrews, Summer Academic Advisor

Annie Fisher, Program Associate

Jesse Malmed, Administrative Assistant

Rebecca Parker, Program Director

Christopher Renton, Development Director

Shanna Shearer, Campus Director

Seasonal Campus Staff

Integral to the Ox-Bow experience are the dedicated staff who help define the character of the organization. Ox-Bow has been largely artist run for the last 101 years, which infuses the main office, kitchen, maintenance, and housekeeping with a creative and playful sensibility. It takes a village to raise a village, below please find the names of our fantastic seasonal staff.

Kitchen Staff

Mikey Henderberg, Head Chef

Mac Akin, Chef

Erin Chapla, Chef

Nate Large, Chef

Paul Lukachinski Mendoza, Chef

Tomas (TJ) Mathieu, Chef/Gardening


John Rossi, Facilities Manager

David Schmitt, Operations Manager


Dulcee Boehm, Housekeeping Manager

Studio Technicians

Andrew Doty, Ceramics Technician

Devin Balara, Metals Technician

Tim Belliveau, Glass Technician

Ryan Shrum, Print Technician