fellowship through teaching, conversation, & art making


ground team

Former and current residents are working together to build the program from the ground up.


Dr. Armand Balboni
Daniel Duford


Daniel Duford, artist
Tracy Schlapp, artist
Danny Wilson, musician
Arvie Smith, artist

2014 Pilot Program
Pacific Northwest
College of Art

Emmy Eao
Tage Johnson
Justin Moore
Margaret Parsons
Dillon Silva
Jackson Ward



The Balboni Family Trust statement about the trust here.


Dr. Armand Balboni

Tracy Balboni, JD

Ground beneath Us is a program of the nonprofit Charitable Partnership Fund, a 501(c)3 organization.