Petoskey front desk: (231) 347-4337
Traverse City front desk: (231) 941-9488

Andrea Coronado

Membership Engagement Director

Andrea Coronado joined CTAC in 2016 as the Events Coordinator. She was promoted to Membership Engagement Director in August of 2021. Andrea is responsible for deepening and expanding interactions between CTAC and its members, as well as managing, strengthening, and extending member benefits.

Megan DeWindt

President, Crooked Tree Arts Center

CTAC President Megan DeWindt is based in Petoskey and manages the organization and operations. She joined the staff in 2011, and was promoted to president in February 2021.

Liz Erlewine

Visual Arts Director

As Visual Arts Director, Liz curates, organizes, and designs art exhibitions for CTAC-Petoskey and CTAC-Traverse City. She also oversees the studio art education classes, workshops, and programs for CTAC-Petoskey.

Egan Franks Holzhausen

Studio Arts Instructor
CTAC Petoskey

Egan Franks Holzhausen received a BFA at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and a MFA from Kendall College of Art and Design. She is thrilled to join the Crooked Tree family as Studio Arts Instructor.

Carina Hume

Business Manager

Carina Hume, Business Manager, joined the CTAC staff in 2005 and has overseen the business office since 2009.

Brian Iler

Program Assistant
CTAC Traverse City

An abstract art maker originally from the metro Detroit area, Brian joined the Crooked Tree Traverse City team in November 2022. He has years of experience (and adventures) in picture framing, art installation and art center administration.

Brianne Munch

Guest Experience Associate
CTAC Traverse City

Brianne Munch joined the CTAC team recently and will be the first face you see at the front desk at the Traverse City location.

Julie Povolo

Regional Development Manager (Grand Traverse)
CTAC Traverse City

Julie Povolo joined Crooked Tree Art Center as Development Manager in February 2022, but is no stranger to fundraising.

Heather Raue

Artistic Director – Crooked Tree Arts Center School of Ballet
CTAC Petoskey

Heather founded Crooked Tree Arts Center School of Ballet in 2003 and presently directs the program, as well as instructs the upper level ballet classes of CTAC School of Ballet.

Jason Scheper

Facilities Manager
CTAC Petoskey

Jason Scheper, Facilities Manager, is a Licensed Electrician and holds an Associate Degree of Applied Science. He joined the staff in 2017 and is responsible for the oversight of three buildings.

Alissa Seelmann-Rutkofske

Program Assistant
CTAC Petoskey

Alissa Seelmann-Rutkofske joined CTAC as Program Assistant in 2021. Alissa acquired her BA in art history with a minor in fine arts and experience in public relations from Wayne State University. She has a background in graphic design and photography.

Andi Symonds

Event Coordinator / Performing Arts
CTAC Petoskey

Andi Symonds joined CTAC-Petoskey staff in 2021 as Event Coordinator and staff liaison for the Performing Arts Committee. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Central Michigan University (Fire Up Chips!).

Haley Van Patten

Assistant to the Artistic Director – Crooked Tree Arts Center School of Ballet
CTAC Petoskey

Haley started dancing with the School of Ballet in 2008 and presently works as the Artistic Director’s Administrative Assistant as well as teaches Dance Fusion and Upper Level contemporary.

Kate Wagner

Guest Experience Associate / Front Desk
CTAC Petoskey

Kate Wagner, Guest Experience Associate, joined the CTAC-Petoskey staff in 2021. She manages the front desk and will be the first friendly face you’ll see upon entering the Arts Center!

Kristi Wodek

Vice President, Crooked Tree Arts Center
CTAC Traverse City

Kristi Wodek oversees the day-to-day operations and directs the education programs and community events at our Traverse City location. She graduated from Michigan State University with a B.A. in Art History and Studio Art, with emphasis on ceramics.