Kelee Garrison Riesbeck
Executive Director of Arts Partnerships and Programs
As a key leader and collaborator in the College of Fine Arts, Kelee oversees strategy, content creation, and events related to all public-facing arts partnerships and programming for the College's schools and auxiliary units, including the Athena Cinema, Kennedy Museum of Art, Tantrum Theater, the Marching 110, the Athens International Film + Video Festival, and others. In collaboration with the Dean of the College of Fine Arts and its alumni, faculty, staff, and students, Kelee develops supporting content for new and existing partnerships and programs and produces events that enhance the presence of Ohio University as an arts hub for the region and well beyond. More about Kelee can be found here.
When not with her three grown children or her spouse, Kelee’s happy place is at the Athena Cinema in Athens, Ohio, watching films at the annual Athens International Film + Video festival with friends and with warm, freshly popped popcorn in hand.