Category Archives: Staff Spotlights

Andrew Cohen

Andrew has loved working at the A2AC over the past four years, and while he will miss the incredible Art Center community, he has accepted a new position at the University of Michigan Museum of Art. Andrew started at the Art Center in June 2018 as a Gallery Intern, and he has been so grateful…

Rachel Derocher

Hi, I'm Rachel Derocher, one of the A2AC's Education Coordinators. I have a helping hand in our camp and ArtBox programs, along with coordinating art parties and team-building events. I was born and raised in Michigan but found my way to Ann Arbor about five years ago. I love the quaint, organic journey that led…

Marc McCay

Hi! I’m Marc J. McCay, the Ceramics Studio Manager at the Art Center. If it’s made of clay and needs to be fired, it goes through my hands.  I received my MFA from Indiana University-Bloomington and have been making art for many years. Clay is truly a transformative medium; making a functional pot or a…

Deanne Neiburger

Hi, I'm Deanne Neiburger, the A2AC's Ceramic Studio Tech! I am the person behind the scenes, alongside the studio manager, keeping our ceramic studio running.  I grew up not far from Ann Arbor, in Redford Township, and came to attend the University of Michigan in 1993.  I began my undergraduate as an aeronautical engineering student,…

Jeremy Wheeler

Hi, I'm Jeremy Wheeler! I'm the A2AC's Marketing Manager. I do everything from rebranding the organization to creating much of the design and copy that you see and read while also strategically managing how we communicate various initiatives. Originally I'm from the East Coast, but there's also a little Pittsburgh and Grand Rapids, where I…