November 2019 Emerging Leaders Network Call
Includes a Live Event on 11/21/2019 at 3:00 PM (EST)
Emerging Leaders Network Call
November 21, 2019 at 3:00PM EDT
Join us each quarter for conference call with theof Americans for the Arts. Every call will feature an Emerging Leader in the Arts and Culture field, discuss trends in the sector, include open space for Emerging Leaders to share and receive feedback, have an Americans for the Arts update, and more. Emerging Leaders from across the arts and culture sector are encouraged to join. Calls are open and free to members of Americans for the Arts. All calls will be recorded and archived.
Featured Guest: Katherine "Kit" Kough, Program Director, Center for Humanities in Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Emerging Leaders Council Member
Topic: Building Partnerships Outside of the Arts Sector
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Program Director, Center for Humanities in Medicine, Mayo Clinic
Kit Kough is the Program Director of the Center for Humanities in Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Arizona, where she oversees programs involving disciplines across the spectrum of the Arts and Humanities to engage interconnected communities of patients, families, staff, learners, and the public – promoting the artful and compassionate delivery of healthcare. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre from Arizona State University and a Master’s in Administration/Project Management from Northern Arizona University. Kit has been active in the local performing arts community as an actress and director, as well as other roles behind the scenes. She is also a founding board member and current Vice President of Arts InterFACE, a non-profit organization that creates international arts projects in order to inspire love and empower individuals toward positive social change in the global community.
Local Arts Advancement Program Manager, Americans for the Arts
Cristyn Johnson is the Local Arts Advancement Program Manager at Americans for the Arts. In this capacity, she develops Americans for the Arts’ comprehensive full-career-spectrum field education offerings to advance competent and informed local, regional and national arts professionals. She also develops a suite of programs and resources centered around the full leadership pipeline and organizational needs of a diverse workforce. She manages, grows, and cultivates an Emerging Leaders Network, a Mid-Career Leaders Network, and an Executive Leaders Network by building a connected network of arts professionals in the field of practices, who can share their knowledge with the field at large.