Staff Member Office of Institutional Advancement 
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Wylie Garcia (She/They) Art Gallery Director, Curator, Professional Artist

Wylie Garcia is a seasoned figure in the art world, boasting over 15 years of experience in the non-profit arts sector. Their multifaceted career spans roles as an art gallery director, curator, and accomplished artist, earning recognition through prestigious awards for their contributions to the arts.

As an Affiliate Member of the American Alliance of Museums (AAMG), Wylie is committed to fostering artistic growth and innovation. Their expertise lies in connecting artists with resources to propel their careers forward, exemplifying a passion for nurturing creative talent.

A standout project in Wylie’s portfolio is FluxFest, a campus-wide interactive exhibition curated in collaboration with acclaimed curator John Kilacky. This groundbreaking initiative explored the convergence of art and technology, engaging audiences in dynamic artistic experiences.

With deep roots in the local arts community spanning over two decades, Wylie brings extensive connections and insights to their work. Their network serves as a catalyst for collaboration and cross-disciplinary exchange, enriching the cultural landscape.

In addition to their curatorial and artistic endeavors, Wylie provides valuable consulting services to support emerging artists in navigating the complexities of the art world. Their mentorship empowers creatives to find their voice and navigate professional pathways with confidence.

What are your hobbies?

Looking at things and asking lots of questions.

Favorite local eateries and things to do in Vermont:

Devil Takes A Holiday is my favorite place to go and my favorite thing to do in Vermont is walk at Shelburne Farms.

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Heidi Lebrun
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Veronica Lewis
Government, Corporate & Foundations Officer
Roland Palmer
Director of Engagement and Operations
Shaylea Scribner
Advancement Project Manager
Lisa Tiffin
Assistant Vice President of Government, Corporate & Foundation Relations

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