The lovely staff of the OTCA are amazing people. The amount of craziness they put up with is unmatched, so be extra, especially nice to them!
Louise Gradwohl: Born and raised in East Lansing, this lady has always been driven by her passion for her community and the arts. Growing up dancing in a ballet company here in Lansing, she realized the value of community engagement and the power of the people. She continued her journey to Michigan State University and graduated a Spartan with a degree in Advertising and Dance After working with Wharton Center for Performing Arts, Michael Patrick Shiels and then interning with the Old Town Commercial Association, Louise fell in love with the Old Town Lansing family. Not only is she driven by the amazing people that surround her on a daily basis, she works to utilize the neighborhoods strengths and power to catalyst the community into the future. From business engagement, outreach, branding and event planning this girl has it and is taking Old Town Lansing to the next level.
Louise Gradwohl, Executive Director