Cascadia Art Museum welcomes new executive director
Last updated 6/7/2019 at Noon
Leigh Ann Gilmer career is in fine art, which she’e excited about as she begins her new job as executive director of Cascadia Art Museum in Edmonds.
“Edmonds is such a cool community, where everyone here loves the arts,” she said. “I saw what a museum could be in celebrating the community.”
Gilmer was selected to lead the museum over 50 well-qualified applicants who applied for the position, said museum president Lindsey Echelbarger. He attributed the response to the credibility Cascadia Art Museum has earned 3½ years after it opened.
“We have made great progress in our star...