Renee Psiakis has been teaching at The Workshops since 1976. She received her MFA from Ohio University. Among other places Renee has taught at the University of Akron, Savannah College of Art and Design, the Cleveland Institute of Art and at Peters Valley Workshops. Renee's work is included in numerous public and private collections. She exhibits widely and has received numerous grants for her work including three individual artist grants from the Ohio Arts Council. Renee is currently the Chair of Fine and Performing Arts at Laurel School in Shaker Heights Ohio where she teaches photography and began the digital photography and publications program.