PO Box 213

Clinton, NY 13323

Located at:

9 1/2 East Park Row



Business Office Hours:

Tuesday - Friday 10:00am - 5:00pm

The mission of the Kirkland Art Center is to educate children and adults, to advocate for artists and the arts, and to engage the community in a range of cultural experiences and opportunities.
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© 2017 Kirkland Art Center 


Executive Director


Jan Burke

Operations Manager


Jan holds a BA in Fine Art and Communication Design from Empire State College, Saratoga, NY.  Her work can be seen at Neptune Studio.

Tim Rand

Marketing Director


Tim is an active member of the art scene in Central New York, running his own art studio/gallery space, Tarat Studio

Marilee Ensign

Kathleen Avery


Development Director


Kathleen has 30+ years of experience collaborating with diverse organizations that significantly benefit individuals and communities in the arts, education, tourism, preservation, agriculture and social services. 

Peter A. Scalise

Facility Director

Joined the team in April 2018.


Welcoming  Committee

Joined the KAC in April 2018.

Board of Directors

2019-2020 Kirkland Art Center

Board of Directors

Co- Presidents

Jennifer Potter-Hayes / Retired Executive Director, VIEW Art Center

Damhnait McHugh / Biology Professor, Colgate University


Vice President

Nancy Robinson / Retired



Mark Landrey / Real Estate Executive



Louisa Ruffine / Attorney, Utica National Insurance Group

Steve Bellona/ VP, Retired Facilities Director, Hamilton College


Barbara Decker / Weaver, Artist


Megan Dorr / Senior Attorney, Mental Hygiene Legal Service


Martine Guyot Bender / French Professor, Hamilton College 


Zach Lewis / Photographer, educator, writer


John Powell / Studio Arts Operation Manager, Hamilton College


Nora Revenaugh / Marketing Director, Foreign Affairs magazine


Elizabeth Tantillo / Consultant


Jeffrey Weigand / Revenue Director, Rome Sentinel Company