Western region is so excited to be the place for professional development and camaraderie for all those working in the visual arts in Western Ohio. Whether you teach art in a K-12 setting, or at the college level, are studying to become an art educator, work in a museum or gallery, we welcome you to WOAEA! It’s been said that there is a true feeling of family in our region! We work to ensure all our members feel valued and supported. Thank you for helping us make our region strong.
If you are not a member, but would like to join the family and take part in the benefits and networking that is OAEA, reach out to Kathy Pugh, our Membership Chairperson or the Regional Director, Megan Newton for details on how to become a member.
Join us for networking and professional growth, museum tours, lesson swaps, hands-on workshops, exhibitions, and lots more as we strive to provide resources to you in the valuable work you do -- ensuring all children in Western Ohio are receiving quality art education!
Wonderful colleagues with shared vision, inspiration, grow as a leader and art education professional.
West Board Members
Past RD & Workshop Chair
R. Darden Bradshaw
Public Relations Chair
Regional Exhibits Co-Chairs