Miriam Feuerle • Agent/Director
Miriam Feuerle has worked in the field of arts and culture for more than 20 years. Beginning at the Macdowell Colony and then the Alliance of Artists Communities, a national organization focusing on policy, funding, and management issues related to the field of residential arts centers, she has worked to help the careers of artists and writers across the nation. In 2001, she also helped establish the Caldera Artists in Residence program in Oregon.
Before founding Lyceum, Miriam worked as a consultant to nonprofits in philanthropy and arts and culture. She also taught classes through Portland State University’s Institute for Nonprofit Management. She holds a MA from the University of Chicago, where her research focused on the development of philanthropy in the United States, particularly as practiced by fraternal orders in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
She has headed Lyceum since the end of 2008.
Hannah Scott • Senior Agent
Hannah Scott has worked with authors and artists since graduating from New York University. She comes to Lyceum from a marketing and advertising agency representing live entertainment productions off- and on Broadway. She has also worked with a San Francisco literary presenter, a boutique publishing house in New York, and the development office of a preeminent London theater.
Andrew Wetzel • Agent
Andrew Wetzel arrives at Lyceum with book experience gained on both coasts, including time spent as a literary scout for foreign publishing houses. Most recently, he ran Stumptown Editorial and was an editor for literary journal Masters Review and publishing consultancy Wise Ink. He is originally from Long Island, New York.
Eira Long May • Content & Events Manager
Eira Long May brings a lifelong obsession with good books to her role at the Lyceum Agency. A Reed College alumna, she holds a PhD in English from the University of California at Davis, where she specialized in twentieth-century American fiction, narratology, and participatory culture. Eira has worked in thought leadership, content marketing, and management consulting. (She was also an intern at the Lyceum Agency way back in 2010!) Eira has a soft spot for true crime and longform journalism.
Abigail Parker • Events Manager
Abigail Parker comes to Lyceum with an extensive background in logistics and administrative processes for everything from an international educational non-profit to a documentary on poverty issues. Most recently she worked alongside felony public defenders in Portland, Oregon. She is thrilled to be working alongside such incredible speakers and venues.
Paige Juntunen • Accounting
Paige Juntunen has served as bookkeeper at a variety of companies over the years; she joined Lyceum in 2009.