Our Staff

Julia Di Bussolo, Executive Director

Carla Blackwell, Schools and Partnerships Manager

Becca Bellville, Baltimore Arts Education Initiative Manager

Betty Gonzales, Communications and Development Coordinator

Vanessa Jackson, Arts Integration Coordinator

Our Board

Annette Anselmi, Executive Director, Maryland Health & Higher Educational Facilities Authority

Sylvia Brown, Community Activist and Philanthropist

Rosiland Cauthen, Theatre Department Head, Baltimore School for the Arts

Jodi Dunn, Retired Health & Human Services Executive

Nancy Fagan, Principal, Highlandtown Elementary and Middle #215

Cecil Flamer, CAO, Brown Capital Management

Carolyn Freeland, Community Schools Consultant, Homewood Community Partners Initiative/Johns Hopkins University

David Gregory, Partner, McKennon, Shelton, & Henn LLP

Antieris Johnson, Community Action Program, Art Adopts a Child

Mark Joseph, CEO, Joseph Family Holdings, Inc.

Brian Katzenberg, Attorney, Cohen, Snyder, Eisenberg & Katzenberg P.A

Amanda Kodeck, Ruth R. Marder Director of Education & Public Programs, The Walters Art Museum

Fred Lazarus, President Emeritus, Maryland Institute College of Art

Dr. Frankie Martin, Retired University Administrator, Maryland Institute College of Art

Ronald McFadden, Musician, educator, and advocate for educational equity

The Hon. Maggie McIntosh, Delegate, Maryland House of Delegates

Dr. Elizabeth Nuss, Retired University Administrator, Goucher College

Anne Perkins, Retired Attorney, Former Maryland State Delegate

Dr. Shyla Rao, Principal, City Neighbors Hamilton Elementary School

Maria Rodriguez, Employment, business and commercial litigator and member of Venable

Barlow Savidge, Managing Director, M&T Securities

Anne South, Retired Events Director, Maryland Institute College of Art

Anne Marie Stringer, Global Customer Experience Marketing, Stanley Black & Decker

Christian Ventimiglia, Institutional Portfolio Analyst, Brown Advisory LLC

Harold Watson, Baltimore City Public School Music Teacher, Commodore John Rodgers Elementary and Middle School

Board Member Biographies