Communications and public affairs expert Stacie Wheelock Adams is experienced working with some of the Dallas Arts District’s best-know residents. Prior to joining the Crow Collection of Asian Art in 2011 as Director of External Affairs, Adams served for six years as the Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s Director of Public Relations. Promoted to Deputy Director at the Crow Collection last summer, in her new role, Adams brings her passion for the arts and love of all things Asian to one of the most unique and beautiful art and wellness destinations in United States. Prior to working in the arts, Adams got her start working in publicity for celebrities and athletes, launching an independent publicity firm, Wheelock Consulting, in the early 2000’s where she worked closely with Roger Staubach’s talent marketing agency, PPI Marketing. A graduate of Texas A&M University with a B.B.A. in Marketing and Management, Adams serves on the Board of the Dallas Summer Musicals, is active in the PTA of her daughter’s DISD school, Withers Elementary, and is an enthusiastic member of the World Affairs Council and the Business Council for the Arts.