Susan Bourque

Craft Center Managing Director & Curator

Susan serves as the Managing Director of the OSU Craft Center; a position she has held since 2003. Her responsibilities are to manage, develop and promote Craft Center programs through course development & selection, hiring, scheduling & supervision of instructors & staff, the creation of quarterly catalog, community outreach & promotion and to serve as a liaison to the OSU and Corvallis communities. In addition, Susan is also the Exhibits Coordinator for the Memorial Union Concourse Gallery, which features 10-12 art exhibits per year showcasing the work of international, national and local artists.

Susan has an MFA in ceramics from the Univ. of Mass. at Amherst. Her art background, experience & interests are broad; she loves to teach and periodically instructs a class or workshop. She is proud to be a part of the Craft Center family…

”Our staff are incredibly talented & dedicated individuals who have helped to build the OSU Craft Center into one of the best college craft centers in the country.”

Rhonda Thomson

Craft Center Assistant Manager


Heather Bullock

Promotional & Marketing Coordinator


Mckenzie Pinard

Desk Staff



Sage Zahorodni

Desk Staff


Zach McCourt

Desk Staff


Alan Pacheco 

Desk Staff


Sol Dressa

Desk Staff


Kelcie Massey 

Desk Staff


Noah Schoenfeld

Website Tech



Deanna Peters

Craft Center Graphic Designer