About Us

The 2019 Gallatin Christmas Parade, “Bob Ross and the Happy Little Trees of Christmas”.

Our Approach

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” – Pablo Picasso

The Gallatin Arts Council is a non-profit 501(c)(3) arts organization dedicated to supporting and encouraging the growth of artists and the arts in Gallatin, Tennessee and surrounding areas.

Our Story

Every business has a beginning, and this is where you talk about yours. People want to know what opportunity you saw or how your passion led to the creation of something new. Talk about your roots–people wanna know you have some.

Meet the Team

Jeff Preston

Executive Director

Jeff has been a professional Illustrator for over 35 years. He was inducted into the New York Society of Illustrators in 2006 where he also also serves on the membership committee. He also plays a 5 string banjo.

Gail Ingram

Vice President


Quinton Creasy


Quinton is a visual art teacher at Union Elementary in Gallatin. She has been teaching art for over seven years, and also worked for the Frist Art Museum in Nashville as their Assistant Youth and Family Educator. Coming from a family of artists, Quinton strives to support and promote the arts in both education as well as throughout the Gallatin community.

Kelsi Carter

Executive Director


Anastasia Bell

Vice President


Kristina Howard



Megan Lange

Executive Director

Knoxville born-and-bred. Lover of lemon ginger green tea, Lindy hop, couch-conversations, and belly laughs. Daughter, sister, INFJ, dreamer, singer, dancer, writer, photographer, and all-around creative. Foodie, locavore, insomniac, relationship-builder, and Broadway-wannabe. Strengthsbuilder: Empathy, Developer, Input, Strategic, Intellectual. Fond of balboa, good books, pho, and red lipstick. Proud owner of a color-coded closet. Living Vintage.

Lou Ann Moore

Vice President

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