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A New Alumni Network!

The Art Effect Alumni Network is made up of former students and program graduates of the Art Effect, including Mill Street Loft Spark Media, and The Children’s Media Project. It is a lifelong connection to a network of creative leaders who champion the Art Effect and one another.

This free network shares alumni news; job, internship and mentorship opportunities; and will host special networking events for our highly accomplished alumni. Click here to join the network and get access to the The Art Effect’s Alumni Network portal. We invite all alumni to get involved and help us shape how the network can support alumni through their careers. 

Alumni Art Show @ The Trolley Barn

Check out the current Alumni Show up at The Art Effect’s new gallery space in The Poughkeepsie Trolley Barn! Open through November 21st, stop by during gallery hours or take a stroll through our virtual gallery of the show.

Subscribe to The Art Effect’s Alumni Newsletter to get the full picture. See what’s been happening in the Alumni Network, check out profiles of fellow alumni, find out about upcoming alumni events, and more.




The Art Effect’s New Network!

The Art Effect Alumni Network is made up of former students and program graduates of The Art Effect, including Mill Street Loft, Spark Media Project, and The Children’s Media Project. It is a lifelong connection to a network of creative leaders who champion The Art Effect and one another.

This free network shares alumni news; job, internship and mentorship opportunities; and will host special networking events for our highly accomplished alumni. Click here to join the network and get access to The Art Effect’s Alumni Network portal. We invite all alumni to get involved and help us shape how the Network can support alumni through their careers. 

Meet Our Alumni

Alexis Agnew, Eastern Connecticut State University
Executive Assistant, Unison Art Center

Bayla Arietta, University of Hartford, Johns Hopkins University
Curatorial Assistant in Prints, Drawings, Photography, Rare Books and Manuscript, Yale Center for British Art

Rebecca Bolde, School of Visual Arts
Designer, Freelance

Jessica Bottalico, Maryland Institute College of Art, Rutgers University
Teacher, The Harvey School

Hannah Brenner-Leonard, Pratt Institute
Afterschool Coordinator, Green Hill School

Joe Casanova, Maryland Institute College of Art, School of Visual Arts
Illustrator, Freelance

Kelly Croushore, University of Hartford
Owner/Photographer, Kelly Jean Studios

Becky DeCusatis, Pratt Institute
Jr. Designer, Dinner Party

Michelle Devlin, Rhode Island School of Design
Creator + Freelance Graphic Designer, bird fang studio

Nate Gorgen, Maryland Institute College of Art, Columbus College of Art & Design
Instructional Lab Supervisor, The Ohio State University

Alexander Haynes, SUNY Orange, SUNY New Paltz
Freelance Video Producer, EC Media Group LLC

Lauren Hollick, Dutchess Community College, SUNY New Paltz
Director of Explore Programming, The Art Effect

Stephanie Intelisano, Pratt Institute
Mold Maker and Ceramicist, Stephanie Intelisano Studio

Brian Jones, Pratt Institute
Industrial Designer, The Root Community

Imani Jones, Maine College of Art

Jessica Jones, Pratt Munson Williams Proctor Art Institute, Pratt Institute
Fine Artist and Freelance Graphic Designer, Morgan Furniture

Zoe Keller, Maryland Institute College of Art, Eagle Hill Institute
Fine Artist, Freelance

Jennifer Keltos, Maryland Institute College of Art, Florence Academy of Art
Conservation Technician, Tatti Art Conservation

Eileen Kennedy, SUNY Purchase
Video Editor, Freelance

Emily Kofsky, Maryland Institute College of Art
Graphic Designer and Illustrator, Freelance

Rachel Matts, The Cooper Union
Associate Creative Director, Madwell

Ash Maurer, University of Hartford
Illustrator, Freelance

Gaelen McCartney, Temple University
Market Director, Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals

Breanna Nussbickel, Fashion Institute of Technology
Owner & Designer, The Honey Drop, LLC

Shannon Owen, Maine College of Art
Artist Assistant/Social Media Manager, Melle Finelli Studios

Amanda Panzer, SUNY Purchase
Printer, Prime Print Shop

Caitlyn Phillips, Pratt Institute
Group Experience Director (NY & ATL), Wunderman Thompson

Charnelle Pinkney Barlow, The University of the Arts, School of Visual Arts
Freelance Illustrator, Call Me Chartreuse

Jenna Pyzowski, Maryland Institute College of Art
Instructor, The Newburgh Pottery
Private Studio & Kiln Assistant, Tony Moore

Nina Marie Rambo, Maryland Institute College of Art, Andrews University
Senior CGI Retoucher, Design Bridge

Emily Ritz, California College of the Arts
Artist & Musician, Self-employed

Elva Stefanie Rivera,
Owner and Tattoo Artist, The Blank Slate

Porkchop Robbins, Columbus College of Art & Design
Illustrator, Freelance

Jonah Rosenberg, NYU
Photographer, Self-employed

Jennifer Scaraville, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Maryland Institute College of Art
Graphic Design Internship, beRevolutionarie

Jackie Schauer, Fashion Institute of Technology
Toy Designer, Mattel/FisherPrice

Justine Sczepczenski, Mount St. Mary’s College

Reid Sczerba, Maryland Institute College of Art
Multimedia Development Specialist, John Hopkins University

Sad’e Sharas, Clark Atlanta University
Co-Founder and Director, Black Excellence Community Incorporated
Owner and Director, Learning Tree Daycare
Founder, Shippee Turning Co.

Samuel Shippee, Rhode Island School of Design
Founder, Shippee Turning Co.

Amanda Squillante, Goucher College

Kat Statsenko, Moore College of Art & Design
Web / Graphic Design and E-commerce Consultant, Freelance

Morgan Suter, Maryland Institute College of Art

Noah Towne, Savannah College of Art and Design
Fine Artist, Self-employed

Matthew Velardo, Fashion Institute of Technology
Toy Designer, HASBRO

Ciara Vesely, Pratt Institute
Archivist, Art Partner

Alexis Volpe, Fashion Institute of Technology
Designer, Freelance

MC Wolfman (Daniel Betro), Columbus College of Art & Design
Illustrator/Background Artist, Freelance, Titmouse

Jason Bard Yarmosky, School of Visual Arts
Fine Artist, Self-employed

Caelen Rose Ziegler-Horton, SUNY New Paltz