Meet the team

Advisory Board

Deb Akers

Mary Bolin

Oliver Cline

Marianne Cooper

Rev. Dan Dickman

Ryan Eckstein

Victoria Hoefler

Reneta Music

Monica Phillips

who we are

Gravity Ohio is a non-profit community arts DEI (Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion) program that provides a platform for all forms of art to promote understanding and acceptance between people of different backgrounds. The program offers a variety of workshops, classes, and performances that are designed to be inclusive and accessible to everyone. Gravity Ohio is committed to creating a more just and equitable world through the arts.


A Hub for Creative Expression

The mission of Gravity Ohio is to provide a platform for the fine arts, performance arts, visual arts, plastic arts, applied arts, decorative arts and culinary arts.


Creating Community Through the Arts

Gravity Ohio exists to foster mutual understanding and
acceptance through shared cultural and artistic experiences

Founded in May, 2022

We are a 501C3 arts-based diversity, equity and inclusion non-profit serving North Central Ohio and surrounding areas

Eric M. Stigall

Eric M. Stigall

Executive Director

Eric holds a BA in Philosophy Theology, a MA in Ethics, an MA in Social Justice, and is currently pursuing his Doctoral study at Harvard Business.

Eric has served in various pastoral and spiritual care positions throughout the State of Ohio. Eric is a certified Associate Chaplain through ACPE. Eric is a diversity and inclusion activist with experience in fundraising and development. Eric leads a team of innovative thinkers who create and foster nurturing environments for communication, discussion and shared artistic experiences.