Shanna Steals | Executive Director
Shanna Steals grew up in the small towns of Prescott and Russell, notably Casselman, St-Albert, Limoges and until recently, Alfred, where she lives to this day with her husband and their two black cats. Ms. Steals graduated Cum Laude from the visual arts program at the University of Ottawa in 2006 with honours in Fine Arts and a concentration in English Literature. During her undergraduate program, she specialized in black and white darkroom photography as well as mixed media sculpture, assemblage and installation. When the Conseil des arts Prescott Russell Arts Council was founded in 2014, she became the coordinator (now general director) of the new organization to which she brings her many experiences as an artist, artist educator, arts administrator and curator.