Arts Ed NJ Staff:
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Programs and Communications Manager
Priscilla has 11 years of experience in marketing and administration in the nonprofit sector. In her role as Programs and Communications Manager she works closely with the Director and Program Development Manager to move arts education initiatives forward through outreach, engagement and promoting the Arts Ed Now campaign. Priscilla takes pride in managing the Annual Governor’s Awards in Arts Education. Priscilla is also the founder of PHS Media LLC, which provides marketing consulting, public relations and social media optimization. She has worked with small businesses, public relations agencies and nonprofits. She previously worked with the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, assisting the communication and arts education departments. She keenly implemented social media management in their outreach through their various partnerships and programs, trained staff and held workshops. A current member of the Development and Education Committees for South Jersey Cultural Alliance and a former member of the Communications Working Group for ArtsPlan NJ and the PR and Marketing Committee for the Community Foundation of South Jersey. She is on the Board for Dance New Jersey. Priscilla holds a B.A. in Liberal Arts with a concentration in Public Relations from Thomas Edison State University. In 2010, she earned a certificate for Nonprofit Management at Rowan College at Burlington County. Priscilla is currently enrolled in the Master of Arts in Theatre: Arts Administration program at Rowan University.
Contact Priscilla at Priscilla (at) artsednj (dot) org
Program Development Manager
Kira has more than 15 years of professional experience in Visual Arts Management. Since 2010 she has been a perennial professional development provider for the New Jersey Education Association and Art Educators of New Jersey. Additionally, she has designed and facilitated custom workshops with a focus on creativity and creative thinking. From 2005-2010 she served on the board of Community Art Projects, an organization dedicated to developing public art projects in Ocean City, NJ. Kira earned a BA in Social Science from the University of Pennsylvania, using her coursework to explore the cultural sector and the functions of art making. In 2014 she completed an MA in Art + Design Education, at the University of the Arts. The focus of her research was visual thinking methods and the impact of such methods upon organizational learning.
Contact Kira at Kira (at) artsednj (dot) org
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