New Executive Director at Callanwolde Fine Arts Center
Callanwolde Fine Arts Center is thrilled to welcome Peggy Still Johnson as our new Executive Director. Peggy is a successful entrepreneur and an accomplished piano and vocal performer, composer, arranger, and arts educator. Peggy founded the Peggy Still School of Music in 1988 and built the program to an enrollment of over 600 students and 45 degreed instructors. She successfully sold all three metro locations in 2011.
Peggy is currently on the Advisory Boards of the Georgia State University School of Music, the Recording Academy (Grammy Organization,) and the Atlanta Film Festival. Peggy is a member of the prestigious Leadership Atlanta (Class of 2013) and has worked with Atlanta Music Project (Executive Board,) Dallas Austin Foundation, Buckhead Club, Mainstreet Woodstock (Executive Board,) and the Fulton County Arts Council.
“Callanwolde Fine Arts Center is the destination that all my life’s experiences have brought me to. The beautiful mansion and estate is something I feel passionate about preserving and promoting. The fine arts program offers a variety of classes for all ages in the literary, visual, and performing arts. Having worked in arts education for over twenty years, I am very excited to continue the growth of Callanwolde’s fine arts program and also develop outreach programs for those in need in our community. Callanwolde is part of Atlanta history – and I am honored to be a part of Callanwolde,” says Peggy Still Johnson.