GlassRoots - Newark Glass Arts Center
GlassRoots - Newark Glass Arts Center
GlassRoots - Newark Glass Arts Center
Karen Gonon<br />
Development Director<br />

Jason Minami

Lead Glassblowing Instructor and Studio Manager

Jason is the lead glassblowing artist/instructor at GlassRoots. He graduated from the University of Hawaii at Manoa with a Bachelors of Fine Art. While in school, he worked at the Punahou School and assisted professional glass artists throughout Hawaii. Jason continued his education at the Pilchuck Glass School in Stanwood, WA, and The Studio of the Corning Museum Glass in Corning, NY. He received his Masters in Fine Arts from Alfred University in New York, where he taught as an Adjunct Professor in the Glass Department. Jason also eaches in the art department at Hudson Community College.

Ellen Brown
Director of Business Development

Trish Buggy
Teaching Artist

Alexander Cubano
Administrative Assistant

Andrea David
Teaching Artist

Sandy Eldeiry
Teaching Artist

Giovanna Eley
Teaching Artist

Karen Gonon
Director of Development

Ron Johnson

Michelle Knox
Director of Programs

Carol Losos
Executive Director

Richard Paz
Teaching Artist

Danna Peña
Teaching Artist

Jose Angel Ruano
Teaching Artist

Ghislaine Sabiti
Teaching Artist

Krista Scenna
Director of Marketing & Communications

Jeremy Unterman
Studio Manager

Lisandra Wieters
Teaching Artist