Beccy Hamm is Executive Director for Rose Center & Council for the Arts and Festival Director of its award-winning Mountain Makins Festival. She previously served as Rose Center’s Program Director for arts education, exhibits, and events. Her BA degree is in Interdisciplinary Studies with emphases in Art, Education and English. An artist and educator with over 30 years’ experience, she is committed to the success of Rose Center as the cultural hub of the Lakeway Area, and to promoting the arts, arts education, and creativity in the community. Beccy serves on the Design Committee for Crossroads Downtown Partnership, Morristown’s Main St. program. She has five grown children and four granddaughters (who call her Yaya), all in Chattanooga. A devotee of historic preservation, Beccy has spent the past 30 years restoring and caring for her historic 1857 home.