About Us

Arts Manager: Jennifer Bastian
Jennifer Bastian was one of two Dane County Emerging Artists for 2017-18 through Arts and Literature Laboratory and Dane Arts, and was the Artist-in-Residence at the Madison Public Library's Bubbler for the months of August and September, 2017. She plans to bring her community arts background to MCCE to support and reflect the needs and interests of the adjacent community.

Programming Manager: Spencer Bible
Spencer Bible is a local artist and event planner that has been working in the Madison area for twelve years. He also created the Bluelight music festival which features over forty local and regional musicians and performance artists every June. Spencer is a known local curator and performer and is excited to use the space as his personal sandbox, putting together varied and dynamic bills of different artistic disciplines to energize local audiences.

Retail Manager: Mollie Martin
Mollie Martin has run her own sole proprietor business selling vintage clothing for the past 4 years. She has grown the business to support herself since she started. She also manages local vintage store Good Style Shop, and helps run a bi-annual flea market under the umbrella of the shop. Her responsibilities and position continues to grow into 2018, and she plans on applying this knowledge to the retail portion of this space.

Operations Manager: Tessa Echeverria
Tessa Echeverria plays in several local bands, and enjoys setting up shows around Madison.  She started Williamson Magnetic Recording Company  3 years ago, and has recording many different local bands.