Deborah Cullinan, Chief Executive Officer of the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, discusses the significance of art centers in tackling important issues in the community and in bringing people together.
Deborah Cullinan, Chief Executive Officer of Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, discusses the role of arts center in bringing together diverse communities and in grappling with the complex, important issues of our time.
David H. Stull, President of the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, discusses how the conservatory’s learning model trains students to approach the professional world with an achievement-based mindset.
David H. Stull, President of the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, discusses how one of America’s oldest world-class conservatories of music — which will celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2018 — supports musicians in developing their artistic, technical, professional and individual talents in preparation for successful futures.
Jay Xu, Director & CEO of the Asian Art Museum, discusses the influence of Asian art and culture across the globe, and the unique dialogues between works of art across time that help us to better understand our world.
Melissa Smith, Conservatory Director and Head of Acting of the American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.), discusses the importance for actors in training to interact with communities to develop empathy and a greater capacity to appreciate humanity.
Melissa Smith, Conservatory Director and Head of Acting of the American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.), discusses how the institution nurtures the art of live theater through dynamic productions, intensive actor training in its conservatory, and an ongoing engagement with its community.
Juliana Schirmer, Development Director of the Regional Parks Foundation, discusses the importance of maintaining lands and cultivating outreach programs in order to bring the East Bay parks to the public.
Tess Reynolds, Chief Executive Officer of New Door Ventures, discusses the challenges faced by disconnected youth and the life skills they need to learn in order to become successful contributors to their communities.
Susan Medak, Managing Director of Berkeley Repertory Theatre, discusses the diverse, passionate team of artists, staff and board members that has shaped the 48-year-old theatre into the successful organization that it is today.
Diana Campoamor, President of Hispanics in Philanthropy, discusses the importance of ‘giving’ and the role of philanthropy in leveraging resources to connect Latino communities and organizations with foundations that will help them achieve their goals.