ALUMNI

Brenda Grunau | Arts, Media & Entertainment Management

York University Schulich School of Business

...gave me the tools to build strategy in a creative and complex world with limited resources and rapidly changing technology... Brenda Grunau (MBA ’08) Manager, Music Programs, Creative BC

Chris Handschuh | Arts Management

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts

From MCLA to MASS MoCA 07/19/17 Working behind the scenes at MASS MoCA, Chris Handschuh ’16 is an art installation assistant in the museum’s Art Fabrication and Installation Department. Because of his passion for live music production and stage management, this arts management major – who also minored in music – never imagined that he one day might work in that capacity. A typical day with his crew might include hanging prints, photographs, paintings and drawings. Handschuh...

Riley Hill-Kartel | Arts Administration

Butler University

The Arts Administration program is one of the most unique and flexible programs of its kind in the country. Designed to encourage exploration in the arts and culture industry (and beyond) the program led me through an educational track paired with real-world internship experiences that helped me land my first job immediately after graduation. I am so thankful for the people I met and the experiences I had at Butler. -Riley Hill-Kartel, '17

Junwei | Arts and Cultural Management

MacEwan University

A love of museums connects Arts and Cultural Management student with the world around her   Junwei in the Learning Collection Room at the Royal Alberta Museum. I lived next to a museum in Kaifeng. As much as I loved that museum, it wasn’t really popular, despite Kaifeng’s 4,100-year history. It was dark and shabby, and there was a lack of conservation. People only visited when there were school trips or seminars. But it’s a childhood landmark to me and I love it. I always thought...

Stephanie Kelleher | Arts Management and Entrepreneurship

Baldwin Wallace College

BW ALUMNA LIVING THE DREAM WORKING FOR DISNEY THEATRICAL GROUP August 1, 2019 by Mary Simmons '21 Just months after graduation, arts management and entrepreneurship alumna Stephanie Kelleher '19 is already living her new dream. What started as a meeting at a unique career fair staged by another BW grad turned into a position with Disney. Now, as tour management coordinator for Disney Theatrical Group, Kelleher helps bring magic to life across the country with the tours of "The...

Ben MacIntosh | Arts, Media & Entertainment Management

York University Schulich School of Business

...instrumental in helping me to grow professionally and personally. Ben MacIntosh (MBA/MA ‘12) Policy Development Officer, Economic Development & Culture, City of Toronto

Liz Niemiec | Arts Administration

Butler University

The Arts Administration program at Butler helped equip me with the skills, insight, and guidance to help me on my path to continue the impact of my non-profit organization, Little Wish Foundation. What was especially important to me about the program was the tight-knit community of support that came with it, and I’m forever thankful for that. -Liz Niemiec, '16

Erin Parisi | Performing Arts

Clemson University

Erin Parisi (Audio Technology) Technical Director and FOH Mix Engineer for a newly reopened and highly anticipated music venue, The Paramount

Tracey-Anne Pearce | Arts, Media & Entertainment Management

York University Schulich School of Business

...excellent business fundamentals and a depth of knowledge in art and media policies and realities... Tracey-Anne Pearce (MBA ’96) President, Distribution and Pay, Bell Media

Carly Rapaport-Stein | Arts Administration

Drexel University

PROMOTING UNDERSTANDING AND PEACE THROUGH THE PREFORMING ARTS CARLY RAPAPORT-STEIN MS, Arts Administration ‘16 Carly Rapaport-Stein is the Executive Director of Intercultural Journeys, a nonprofit organization dedicated to using the performing arts to foster connection, dialogue, and understanding. Prior to IJ, Carly worked as the communications manager for Mural Arts Philadelphia, the graduate program assistant for Drexel University's Arts Administration Program, the special...