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Contact / About Us

Marcy Bernstein, Executive Director

Roost Studios, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization dedicated to artistic expression, community connection, and creative educational partnerships.

Our Mission

  • Offer thoughtful contemporary art programming of all disciplines

  • Present the work of both renowned and emerging local artists

  • Provide exhibition, educational and networking opportunities for local artists

  • Actively seek unique voices and new audiences

  • Foster collaborative partnerships with other arts organizations and artists

  • Build community by bringing artists, patrons, students, teachers and enthusiasts together

  • Provide a social gathering place for artists, audiences and the local community

Board of Directors


David Wilkes, President



Marcy Bernstein, Executive Director

Tom Nolan

Ed O'Hara

Staff, Interns & Volunteers:

Jessica Skudder, Social Media & Marketing

Michelle Greico, Graphic Design Intern Fall 2021

Smart Arts:

Staff, Interns & Volunteers

Social Media and Marketing:
Jessica Skudder

Graphic Design Intern, Fall 2021:

Michelle Grieco

Smart Arts:

Director of Educational Programming:

Caitlin Brown

Student Instructors:

Allison Brown, Andrew Wright,

Teresa Ricci, Danielle Gardner,

Amanda Bartlett, Lucy Williams

Professional Artist Mentors:

Julian Baker, Shiri Dembovich,

Barbara Holt, Michelle Michalko,

Marcy Bernstein

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