Thursday Keynote: Dismantling Racist Systems and Creating a Vision for our Country's Future
Ted Russell is the Kenneth Rainin Foundation’s Associate Director of Arts Strategy & Ventures. He served as an arts senior program officer at the James Irvine Foundation from 2005-2016 and previously worked at several California arts organizations in various management, marketing and fundraising roles. Ted holds a BA in mechanical engineering from Yale University and an M.B.A. in arts management from UCLA’s Anderson School. He serves as the board chair of Grantmakers in the Arts.
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