A big part of making decisions is determining what our actions and choices have been inspired by. So we asked decision makers from the community to tell us about what they are inspired by.

Rigoberto Luna | Gallery Director & Curator

When we began Presa House, it was primarily motivated to create an art space that was non-white-centered and develop opportunities for artists that lacked visibility. We worked tirelessly building our program and establishing ourselves locally and throughout the region. Ultimately, we earned a well-respected reputation for working with some of the brightest emerging artists in the state. Read more>>

Troy Hines | Aspiring actor & Brand ambassador

I’m inspired by success stories. Hearing about someone coming from a similar background as myself & achieving their goals is super inspiring! Read more>>

Tenille Jones | Certified Personal Trainer & Tech Consultant

I’m most inspired by change and the pursuit of it. Approaching change with curiosity and supporting those conquering news transitions is vital to me. Exploring and embracing new ideas to identify cohesive solutions drive me; Being an active agent of change motivates me; Seeing the synergy of change transformation the community around me inspires me. Read more>>

Abigail Olstrup | Artist

It’s difficult to pinpoint one single thing I am inspired by, as there are so many things/people around me that inspire me. What inspires me is constantly changing, I never quite seem to have just one. There are times where I am inspired by something for a day, and the very next I have another. I believe it depends on where I am in my life, and what is happening in the world around me. Major global events, those close to me, and my community often seem to be the main focus of my inspiration. Read more>>