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(541) 387-8877 |
Physical address: 215 Cascade Avenue, Hood River, OR 97031
Mailing address: PO Box 1543, Hood River, OR 97031



Leith Gaines
Executive Director
541-387-8877 ext. 3

Leith Gaines
Acting Education and Outreach Manager
541-387-8877 ext. 5

Tim Ortlieb
Administrative Assistant
541-387-8877 ext. 6

Rachael Erickson
Gallery Manager
541-387-8877 ext. 5

Mattea Schwab
Gallery Assistant
541-387-8877 ext. 5

Nubia Contreras Villa
Latinx Coordinator
541 490-8795 (cell)

April Sampson
Graphic Designer
541-387-8877 ext. 1

Marketing & Communications Committee
Anna C. Cavaleri

Tim Mayer
Anna C. Cavalari
Ron Cohen

Theatreworks Committee
Judie Hanel
Joe and Leilani Gibson
Jim Yue
Emily Vawter
Tom Burns
Bill Weile

Gallery Committee

Kristie Strasen Artist, Colorist, Designer, Rep for and member of the White Salmon Arts Council.

Scott Stephenson Artist, and Executive Director of The Dalles Art Center.

Calvin Ross CarlArtist, former owner and Curator of Carl and Sloan Contemporary, Creative Director at Parliament.

Abigail Merickel, Artist, printmaking, arts educator at Arts in Education of the Gorge and Columbia Gorge Community College

Dena Gadomski, Current CCA Board Member

Anna Barker, Cathedral Ridge exhibit space liaison, Past CCA Board Member


Fundraising & Development Committee
Leith Gaines
Judie Hanel
Tom Lehman

Board of Directors -2021
Anna C. Cavaleri – Chair
Judie Hanel
Dena Gadomski, Treasurer
Ron Cohen
Joe Garoutte
Tim Mayer
Genevieve Scholl

Columbia Center for the Arts

215 Cascade Avenue
PO Box 1543
Hood River, OR 97031
(541) 387-8877
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Center Hours

Tuesday-Sunday , 10am-5pm

Open Christmas eve (12/24) 10am- 2pm
Closed 12/25 - 1/2



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