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Meet Annalee Howland

Community Coordinator Annalee Howland (bottom) with wife Tammy. Next up on our series of new faces at Epicenter is Community Coordinator Annalee Howland. Learn more about her story and what she’ll be doing with us in the interview below. Epicenter: You’re originally from Green River. What brought you back? Annalee: Green River has always been …

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Apply to Be an Enterprise Rose Fellow at Epicenter

Epicenter is honored to announce that we will be hosting an Enterprise Rose Architectural Fellow for 2019-2020! Applications are due July 22, 2018 at 9:59pm MT. Click the link below for details. Learn More & Apply

Meet Jason Wheeler

We’re excited to kick of a series of posts introducing some new faces at Epicenter with board member Jason Wheeler, an architect and Executive Director of ASSIST Inc Community Design Center in Salt Lake City. Below is a brief interview with Jason about himself, his work, and his involvement with Epicenter. Epicenter: What’s your background? …

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2017 Annual Report

Since Epicenter’s humble beginnings back in 2009, we’ve maintained a holistic approach to our work which we believe to be critical to our success. We are dedicated to Green River and our work, constantly building on what we do and redefining how we do it. Our future is bright with plans to develop more housing, …

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Maria Sykes Named Executive Director

Epicenter staff: Jarod Hamm, Maria Sykes, and Steph Crabtree. Photo Credit: Tristan Wheelock. It’s with great pleasure that we announce Maria Sykes as the new Executive Director of Epicenter. Maria brings with her the institutional knowledge she’s gained as an Epicenter principal, and an undying passion for the community of Green River. Last year Epicenter …

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Job Opening: Community Coordinator

Epicenter is seeking two Community Coordinators! Current Green River residents are preferred, but we accept all applicants. All levels of experience are encouraged to apply. If you are one or more of the following, we’d like to talk to you: – An enthusiastic person, eager to put their energy into local residents, ideas, and small …

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Our Futures

Please join us on March 1, 2018, at the Utah Museum of Art at 5PM for a preview of our new exhibit, Our Futures. An artist talk, “Designing Our Futures,” with co-creators Ryan Baxter, Bryan Brooks, Jarod Hamm, and Maria Sykes will follow at 7PM. Learn More The Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA) presents …

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Announcing: 2018 Frontier Fellows

Wendy Wischer – Resonating Nexus As The Frontier Fellowship enters its eighth year, the program has evolved in response to Epicenter’s growth and the community’s needs, but the mission of the program remains the same: to discern and celebrate the town of Green River and its surroundings. Fellows’ exploration of Green River over the years …

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Now Hiring: Executive Director

Epicenter has a unique opportunity for an exceptional leader looking to create positive change in the American West. We are seeking an Executive Director to lead and shape our alternative model of rural professional practice. To help citizens of this rural community lead better lives. To demonstrate the value of design in community problem solving. …

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