About the Director of the Program:
Todd Oberndorfer, Arts Outreach Manager, Department of Visual Art & Design
Oberndorfer is the Arts Outreach Manager and Academic Advisor for Weber State University's Department of Visual Art & Design. In addition to Arts in the Parks, he manages three other arts outreach programs: Snow Days at the Shaw Gallery, Fabulous Fridays and My(Art)Space. Oberndorfer is Vice-Chair of the Ogden City Arts Advisory Committee and a Board Member on the Weber Arts Council and the Ogden Arts Festival Advisory Committee. Todd is a founding member of The Banyan Collective media company, where he is Host of the Nine Rails Arts Podcast and Co-host of Van Sessions (live audience podcast & music series), and the Ogden Outdoor Adventure Show. Oberndorfer holds a bachelor's degree from Weber State University in Art.
About the Founder of the Program:
Dr. Kathryn L. MacKay, Professor of History at Weber State University
MacKay has taught Art History and is a member of the Weber Arts Council. At Weber State University, her research and teaching focus on a broad range of topics including: Native Americans, Women in History, The American West and Public History. Mackay holds a bachelor's degree from the University of California at Los Angeles and a M.A. and Ph.D, from the University of Utah.