Who we are
Director & Drum Power Founder
Yorel is a developmental psychologist interested in self-efficacy and social-emotional learning in arts, academic and integrated environments as well as a professional musician.
With passion for the intersection of arts, health, and equity, Stephanie brings a public health and evaluation background to our team.
Caitriona is a UW Madison Undergrad studying Dance and Physical Therapy and also pursuing a Pilates Certificate. Her work with the Studio Collective brings new ideas and efficiency to the Arts Collab team.
Founders and Faculty Directors
Faisal is an internationally exhibited visual artist whose work repositions black cultural identity.
Mayor of Whoopensocker
Erica is interested in how people learn in and through the arts across a range of art forms with a focus on the performing arts.
Performing Ourselves Co-Director
Kate, featured in Dance Magazine as one of six choreographers “on the cusp of making waves in the larger dance world,” is currently an associate professor of dance at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.