Staff

Kristen M. HollerKristen Holler, Executive Director – Kristen Holler, a native of the Capital Region, has worked with Albany Barn in various capacities since 2006 including as a founding board member and Director of Volunteer Coordination. Ms. Holler received a B.S. in Community and Human Services Administration from Empire State College. Professional experience includes several years in Human Resources and Employment Services with Schenectady ARC and Bethesda House of Schenectady, as well as 12 years in the theatrical costuming industry with The Costumer, Inc. Ms. Holler is a member of the Society for Human Resources Management, Women in Development of Northeastern New York, and Zonta International. Ms. Holler also serves as a mentor in the Empire State College Student Leadership Institute.

headshot  Casey Polomaine, Operations Assistant –Casey attended Nazareth College of  Rochester, where she earned her degree in Theatre Arts with a minor in Business Administration.  Since returning to the Capital Region she has worked with numerous theater companies (including Albany Civic Theater, Schenectady Civic Theater, and Curtain Call Theater) on dozens of high-quality theatrical productions.   Casey is also Co-Producer and a founding member of Creative License, a theater collective aimed at breaking down the barriers between the artistic world and the general public.  Her professional experience includes over 10 years in the customer service field in both the retail and banking environments.

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The Bender Family Foundation

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Upcoming Events

Apr
25
Tue
6:00 pm African Drum & Dance w/ Jordan &...
African Drum & Dance w/ Jordan &...
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
African Drum & Dance w/ Jordan & Leah
African drum and dance is back at The Barn! Come learn and get a great workout with this 6-week program every Tuesday at The Barn.  $10 per class suggested donation.
6:00 pm Kids’ Art Exploration with Megan @ Stage 1 Gallery
Kids’ Art Exploration with Megan @ Stage 1 Gallery
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Kids' Art Exploration with Megan @ Stage 1 Gallery | Albany | New York | United States
Join resident artist Megan Ruch for a fun evening of arts and crafts. Kids will explore watercolor and acrylic painting as well as seasonal craft projects in this fun and flexible class! Class is free,[...]
Apr
28
Fri
7:00 pm Collage Party @ Albany Barn
Collage Party @ Albany Barn
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Turn old books and magazine pages into new works of art at our Collage Party @ The Barn. Admission is free, but a donation at the door will get you a raffle ticket to win[...]

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