Whelan to lead O'Keefe Cultural Center

January 11, 2012 12:49:00 PM

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OCEAN SPRINGS -- Bryant Whelan has been named the new executive director of the Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center for Arts and Education in Ocean Springs. 

 

Her appointment became official on Monday. 

 

A native of Mobile, Ala., Whelan has a bachelor of fine arts degree from Auburn University and more than 20 years' experience in marketing and the arts.  

 

With a career span that includes working in Atlanta, Nashville, and Edinburgh, Scotland, Whelan most recently served as vice president of business development for Red Square Agency in Mobile. 

 

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