Teaching Artist Staff

Our teaching artists–dedicated individuals who are passionate about sharing their artistic gifts–are the core of our program. 


The Hope Project
Lead Teachers


Brennan Blankenship

Jacquelyne Boe

Kajal Desai

Ben Doyle

La'Rodney Freeman

Rachel Hansbro

Ashley Horn

Chris Howard

Rachael Hutto

Jason Jackson

Terrence Karn

Leslie Lenert

Monica Martens

Gayla Miller

Lisa Petrozzi

Hilary Schaff

Yvonne Smith

Jane Weiner

Lori Yuill


The Hope Project
Teaching Assistants


Brittany Bass

Elizabeth Drake

Taylor Gibson

Lily He

Zoey Weinstein

Ryan Weston