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Illinois Arts Council Agency Staff

Staff names are hyperlinked to email addresses.  For a list of staff by program area, follow this link.

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Tatiana Gant Executive Director (312) 814-6758
Yazoo Hall Chief of Operations/Chief Fiscal Officer (312) 814-6772

Administrative

   
Pamela Thomas Executive Assistant (312) 814-6794
Romie Munoz Director of Administration (312) 814-8250
Elzenie Pruitt Receptionist (312) 814-4123

Programs

   
Rose Parisi Director of Programs (312) 814-4991
Jennifer Armstrong Director, Community Arts Development (312) 814-4993
Walter Buford Director, Performing Arts, Partners in Excellence (312) 814-4992
Susan Dickson Director, Arts-in-Education, Ethnic & Folk Arts, Literature (312) 814-6740
Encarnacion Teruel Director, Visual, Media, Multi-Disciplinary, ADA/504 (312) 814-6753

Fiscal  

   
Sandra Harris  Accountant   (312) 814-3111
Pius Zacharias  Accountant Supervisor   (312) 814-3300

Grants Office

   
Lynn Strehlow Information Services Specialist II  (312) 814-6763
George Tarasuk Information Services Specialist II (312) 814-3916
     
     
Joshua Davis Administrative Assistant for Programs (312) 814-4990
Jerome Grand

Arts & Foreign Language Program

(312) 814-6766