Nora Schull — District Program Facilitator
Nora is the District Program Facilitator for the MPS Arts team. She oversees all Fine Arts Education, Exploration, and Extension programming for Minneapolis Public Schools. She is returning to MPS from Anoka Public Schools where she has been a middle school dance teacher. She has extensive knowledge of arts integration and curriculum writing, and is an ardent supporter of the arts. Nora holds a dance education degree from Minnesota State University, Mankato.
Emma Marlar - Cultural Experiences Partnership Coordinator
Emma Marlar is the Cultural Experiences Partnership Coordinator for MPS Arts. She works with partner organizations to develop, manage, and provide unique art experiences for MPLS students K-12. As an active artist in the Twin Cities community, Emma uses her comprehensive knowledge of the landscape to create connections and opportunities for students to explore, expand, and express themselves through the arts. Emma holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Dance from the University of Minneasota Twin Cities.
Richard Stodieck – School Success Program Assistant
Richard is the School Success Program Assistant for the MPS Arts team. He works directly and collaboratively with the K-12 Arts District Program Facilitator, school administrators, Arts teachers, students, and the community to support K-12 Fine Arts programming in dance, media arts, music, theater, and visual arts across the district. Richard holds a BA in Professional Communication with a focus in Organizational Communication from Metropolitan State University.