Board of directors

Steve Steele
     Lisa Steele
Director of Special Events
Marianna Bagge
          Vice President 
Susan Koalenz
     Director of Finance
Melissa Steele
 Director of Fundraising
  Craig Steele

Marianna grew up in Finland appreciating art & design as a child. Her family has a long tradition in glass blowing, jewelry & textile design and fine arts. Marianna won some competitions in her youth with her landscape photography pieces and participated in a few shows.


Marianna joined the Philip J Steele Arts Education Foundation Board in 2007... Her background and professional experience is in fundraising and sales. She serves as a Board member in other art related non-profit organizations such as the ArtsStreet as well and is very active in various Chambers’ of Commerce and in various Community organizations.