Our Staff

Photo Credit: Emily Voss; VossStudios

Rose DeHut, Executive Director

For gallery inquiries including tours, community projects, and fundraising initiatives contact Rose at cvaexdir@gmail.com

Photo Credit: Emily voss; vossstudios

Kaitlin McNamara, Assistant Director/                          
                              Education Coordinator 

For questions regarding education instruction, registration, volunteering, or questions regarding the gift shop contact Kaitlin at cvaastdir@gmail.com

Employment with the CVA


CVA Gift Shop Coordinator

Job Description:

The Center for the Visual Arts is seeking a dedicated, energetic, team-spirited individual for the part time Gift Shop Coordinator position. The CVA is a local 501(c)3 non profit visual arts organization. The CVA Gift Shop is located in the Third Street Lifestyle Center of Washington Square in downtown Wausau.


Hours: 20 hrs a week (morning weekday hours preferred; and include 10-4 on Saturdays)

Pay: $10.00 an hour


-      Securely opening and closing the CVA Gift Shop

-      Prompt, efficient, and courteous welcome and service of guests including completing sales and providing information on upcoming classes and events taking place at the CVA

-      Answering questions over the phone, in person, and online from exhibiting and potential artists

-      Other duties may include:

  • Helping maintain gift shop inventory both in shop and online
  • Aiding in social media/website marketing of shop
  • Assist in seeking and securing seasonal artists
  • Communicating and collaborating with Jury committee regarding new artists
  • Other office tasks as needed

Experience in an art, retail or related field preferred.
Skills in retail software and online marketplace platforms are ideal.


Submit resumes to cvaexdir@gmail.com or 427 N 4th Street, Wausau, WI 54403