Team

OLIVER DORISS - LEAD ARTIST/FABRICATOR

As an accomplished artist, Oliver has designed lighting and interiors for public spaces as well as private establishments. His creations exist in many personal collections nationwide.   Mr. Doriss has produced works for artists and designers such as the celebrated Dale Chihuly, and Donna Karan. His one-of-a-kind sculptures can be found in leading contemporary galleries around the country.

www.oliverdoriss.com


ANNEKA OLSON - PLANNING/PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Anneka Olson is an active transportation advocate, bicycle educator, and community builder.  She is passionate about projects that bring together different disciplines, tell place-based stories, and connect folks to their neighborhoods in new ways. 


AM INDEPENDENT - DESIGN/ILLUSTRATION

AM Independent is a multi-disciplinary design studio co-owned by Sean Alexander and Zachary Marvick. You can see more of their work at the link below.

www.amindependent.com


WHITNEY HENRY-LESTER - AUDIO RECORDING

Whitney Henry-Lester loves documentaries, places, and food. She grew up in New York's Catskill Mountains, and her work has taken her to Chicago with the Third Coast Audio Festival and CHIRP Radio, to Ecuador with Radio Intag, to Brooklyn with Heritage Radio Network, and across the country in an Airstream trailer with StoryCorps.
 


REBECCA SOLVERSON - PLANNING/ADMIN

Rebecca Solverson was born and raised in Tacoma. She currently works for the city as a Public Art Specialist, managing public art projects. Previously, she worked for Spaceworks Tacoma and ArtsWA, and she currently serves on the board of the Tacoma Tool Library.


JOSHUA JORGENSEN- SUPPORT

Josh Jorgensen is a former elementary school teacher and graduate of UWT’s Urban Studies Program. Since moving here in 2011 Josh has been involved with a number of planning and urban design implementation projects focused on improving the livability of Downtown Tacoma, the Hilltop neighborhood, Hilltop Business District and Hilltop subarea.