Our Team

Meet our team!

Director: Rosemary Ponnekanti

Venue director: Wesley Wenhardt

Event planning: Adrienne Chaney, Sophie Engle

Education: Kaddee Lawrence

Curation: Lisa Kinoshita

Art coordinator: Katie O’Leary

Funding/Promotion: Diane Tilstra

Communications: Shantelle Liu

Graphics: Carissa Bennett, Hillary Sanders, Natasha Ali-Khan

Booth coordinator: Christine Cooley

Volunteer coordinators: Mike Speir, Bianca Ponnekanti


and ocean-sized thanks to: Kathleen Figetakis and members of Tacoma Sunrise Rotary for the Youth Story Contest