Program Director, Arts Services; Disciplines: Arts Services, Children's Events, Folk & Traditional Arts, Large Organizations, Multi-disciplinary, Visual Arts/Mediaemily.email@example.com
Emily is the Program Director, Arts Services at the Maryland State Arts Council, where she works with a team who encourages and invests in the advancement of the arts for all Marylanders. Emily works directly with arts organizations and individual artists across the state through grant programs that are offered. Prior to MSAC, Emily raised funds for nonprofit arts organizations rooted in Baltimore, including Maryland Art Place, Baltimore Clayworks, and most recently, the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts.
Emily obtained her Master of Arts in Arts Administration from the Savannah College of Art and Design, and her Bachelor of Arts in Art and Business from Muskingum College. Emily is an active member of the Junior League of Baltimore, where she is currently the VP of Communications on the Board of Directors. She is also a board member of the Baltimore Chapter of the Awesome Foundation, and an active volunteer in the community. Originally from Ohio, Emily has called Baltimore home for nearly 10 years. She lives in Mt. Vernon with her husband Ryan, where you will find her working on home renovations, rearranging artwork and furniture, or actively working on knitting projects.