COLLIDE: Cuyahoga Falls advocates for the value and importance of public art and artists, with a focus on ensuring that artists are fairly compensated for their work. We believe that public art enriches and enhances our communities.

Guiding PRinciples

Elevate the Visibility and Value of Public Art and Artists
Support and Empower Artists
Promote Inclusivity and Diversity
Foster Community Engagement
Advocate for Policies and Practices that Support Public Art and Artists

Our Board

Kathy Romito

Board Chair

Western Reserve Hospital

Matt Weiss

Co-founder &
Board vice-Chair

Right Brain Design Group

Jake Ricker

Board Treasurer

PNC Bank

Alison Rich

Board Secretary

Miller-South Visual Performing Arts

Kelli Crawford-Smith

Board Member

Highland Local Schools


Board Member

Cleveland Foundation

Molly Hartong

Co-Founder &
Board Member

Molly Hartong Design | Cuyahoga Falls Public Art Board Member

Mike Lowden

Board Member

Loud & Clear Music School

Kat Saltis

Board Member

Western Reserve Hospital

Sarah Whitford

Board Member