Board and Staff

The Board of Directors and staff of the Arts Council of York County are made up by a diverse group of individuals who work in the arts or are otherwise committed to bringing the arts to the forefront in York County.



Priscilla Nealy, President


Erica Smith, Vice President
  Rock Hill Symphony Orchestra


Melanie E. Jones, Immediate Past President 

  York Technical College

Hali Christopher, Treasurer

  Westminster Catawba Christian School

Michael B. Smith, Secretary

  Morton & Gettys


Josiah Blevins


Rebecca Bridges

  House of Drennan

Stephen Crotts

  Independent Artist

Michelle DiEduardo

  Community Volunteer

Matthew L. Dosch

  Comporium Communications

Eric D. Eaddy

  Atrium Health

Dr. Wanda K. W. Ebright

  Winthrop University College of Visual and

  Performing Arts

Jessica Helen Edwards

  Old Town Theatre Company

Erika Hogan

  New Attitude Performing Arts Center
Kirk H. Irwin

  Friday Arts Project

Dr. John Jones, Jr.

  Rock Hill School District 3

Gerry King

  Independent Artist

Martin Lane

  City of Rock Hill

Alison Mallard

  Culture & Heritage Museums

Dr. Brad Sabelli

  Arts Advocate & Educator
Gale Y. Teaster

  Community Volunteer

Robert Wildman

  Winthrop University

 Suzie Wright

  Community Volunteer


Melanie Cooper

Interim Associate Director of Programming & Marketing

Reba Bowens

Interim Associate Director of Operations & Membership

Karen Collins

Underexposed Film Festival yc

Festival Director


Jesslyn Armstrong

Graphic Designer | Administrative Assistant


Michael Gentry

Gallery Manager