Kelly White{Executive Director}

Kelly White joined 40 North | 88 West in September 2009 as Project Coordinator of two programs specific to downtown Champaign: Art & Sol - an outdoor performance series, and Sight Specific - a series of storefront exhibits. White was previously the manager of Verde Gallery in downtown Champaign where she supervised the planning, development and installation of all exhibitions as well as related events. Prior to re-locating to the Champaign-Urbana area, Kelly held the position of Assistant Museum Curator and Collections Manager for the SCAD Museum of Art at the Savannah College of Art and Design where she received her MFA and MA in Art History and Painting. She is also currently an Art History instructor at Parkland College. 


Board of Directors

Champaign-Urbana Adventures in Time and Space
Office Administrator
Krannert Art Museum
Strategic Creative Director & Lead Writer
Surface 51
Banking Center Manager
Midland States Bank
Assistant Vice President | Branch Manager
Busey Bank
Outreach & Wellness Manager
Urbana Park District
Assistant Collections Manager
Spurlock Museum
Champaign City Council
At Large
Champaign County Board
District 6
Art Instructor/Facilitator
PSP Artworks
Graphic Designer
Illini Union Marketing | UIUC
Chief Technology Officer