Emerging and Mid-Career Arts Leadership
The San Diego Foundation (2010), Rising Arts Leaders San Diego strategic plan facilitation
Los Angeles County Arts Commission (2007), Facilitator and advisor for Emerging Leaders Creative Conversation
City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture (2005-2007) Emerging Leaders of Arts and Culture Program Consultant.
Research and Published Articles
Mid-Career Professional Development: Long Term Asset or Short Term Liability (2008)
Other Professional Activities
San Diego Unified School District Visual and Performing Arts Tiger Team (2011-2012), Chair, led a voluntary team effort that presented a final report to the Board of Education: Understanding the District’s Arts Education Ecosystem to Enable Better Decision-Making on Matters of Policy and Budget.
Americans for the Arts, Annual Conference (2011), Session Co-Presenter with California Alliance for Arts Education, Bringing Arts Education Advocacy Home
Americans for the Arts, Arts Education Council (2010-present), Chair
Americans for the Arts, Annual Conference (2008), Session Co-Presenter with the Illinois Arts Alliance to present the Facilitated Mentoring Tool Kit.
Minnesota Nonprofit Leadership Conference (2008), Session Presenter, Keeping it Fresh: Professional Development for the Mid-Careerist.
LitTAP, New York State Literary Presenters Technical Assistance Program, (2007), Keynote Speaker, Listening to the Next Generation: Finding New Ways to Lead the Arts and Culture Field at Facing Pages 2007: A Statewide Literary Conference/Convening
Americans for the Arts, Leadership Salon (2007), Invited Participant
Americans for the Arts, Annual Conference (2007), Session Presenter, MAPS to the Future: Mentoring in the Arts Programs
Americans for the Arts, Arts Education Preconference Committee (2006)
California Arts Council, Youth Education in the Arts (2005) Proposal Review Panelist
Eureka Foundation Executive Director Fellowship Program (1996-1998)