Michelle Stephens Named Executive Director

LEPAA is pleased to announce Michelle Banta Stephens has been promoted to Executive Director. In her role as Executive Director, Stephens will lead the organization through the grand opening and future vision of The Buddy Holly Hall and collaborate with the arts community to develop arts focused education and community programming.

Rob Allison, previous LEPAA Executive Director, will remain an integral part of the team as Special Consultant to the LEPAA Board of Directors.

Michelle Banta Stephens is a Lubbock native and graduate of Texas Tech University. She served as Marketing Director for LEPAA for the past three years. She previously held marketing and public relations roles at Crown Point Health Suites and Covenant Health.

She is a Leadership Lubbock graduate and has served as board and committee volunteer for March of Dimes, The Parenting Cottage, American Cancer Society, Association for Women in Communication, United Way of Lubbock and Women United.

Contact Michelle at michelle@lepaa.org