The Dayton Visual Arts Center Board Binder
DVAC in a Nutshell
Patrick Mauk, Gallery Manager
Janelle Young, Office Manager
Patrick Mauk: Employed on a contract basis since December 2004 and full time since July 2005, Patrick
Mauk is responsible for DVAC’s volunteer program, implementing programming for members, overseeing
programming related to specific exhibitions, acting as preparator for the gallery, and taking the lead role in
DVAC’s ARTtoBUY program. He is assigned as staff liaison to three board committees: Auction, Facilities and
Mauk, a native of Wapakoneta, is a graduate of Wright State University and has his M.F.A from the University of
Cincinnati. He has taught drawing and printmaking at the University of Dayton, Wright State University, Dayton
Art Institute, Northern Kentucky University and the University of Cincinnati. An accomplished printmaker, he is a
member of the Dayton Printmakers Cooperative and lives in the city of Dayton.
Janelle Young: Hired in January 2008 on a contract basis and in a full time capacity since July 2008, Janelle
is responsible for day-to-day financial record-keeping, publication production, database maintenance, DVAC
Web site updating, photographic documentation and working with student interns. She came to DVAC as a
volunteer in the summer of 2007.
Janelle grew up in Huber Heights and lives in Dayton. She completed bachelor’s of fine art degree in
photography at the University of Dayton in 2006. She is a member of the Dayton Printmakers Cooperative and
is an adjunct photography teacher at Stivers School for the Arts.
Marilynn Welsh, Accountant
Diane Stemper, Grant Writer
Beth DeVilbiss, Events Coordinator