Outreach Instructors

41Jess weitz headshot

Jess Weitz lives in Marlboro, Vermont. She runs the Art for Social Change program at RGS, as well as being a teaching faculty member. She grew up in Washington DC and studied studio art and photography at Bard College. Over the years, Jess has also studied Meditation, Reiki, and Quigong. She is most interested in art as a tool for inner transformation. She combines her spiritual explorations with her artistic practice in her own abstract artwork and in her RGS classes. She teaches classes in Meditation and Art, Doll Making, Sequencing and Word/Image. Visit Jess' website.

33Robyn Weisel Robyn Weisel is the founder of Ability Arts which is a program for adults with learning and physical differences. Ability Arts specializes in services and supports for individuals who benefit from aided and unaided forms of communication. This includes people who use and benefit from American Sign Language (ASL), aided forms of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) from speech generating devices, and individuals with complex communication needs (CCN) who may benefit from American Augmentative Language (AAL).