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APAP announce Cohort IV of the Leadership Fellows Program (LFP)

APAP is excited to announce its fourth cohort of participants for the APAP Leadership Fellows Program (LFP). The fourth cohort of 25 was chosen from a diverse pool of applicants who have demonstrated a commitment to a collaborative process that will enhance the knowledge, skills and overall capacity needed to effect change in their current work and for the future.

Participants in Cohort IV are listed below.

  • Aisha Ahmad-Post, director, Ent Center for the Arts at UCCS Presents, University of Colorado-Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs, CO
  • Robin Anderson, executive director, AXIS Dance Company, Oakland, CA
  • Jill Barnes, executive director, The Washington Center for the Performing Arts, Olympia, WA
  • Erica Bondarev Rapach, associate executive director, The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, College Park, MD
  • Jonathan Campbell, performing arts manager, Aga Khan Museum, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Molly Clark, associate director of artistic planning, ArtPower at UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA
  • Ariana Hellerman, principal, Ariana's List, New York, NY
  • Consuelo Hidalgo, Centro Ecuatoriano Norteamericano, Guayaquil, Ecuador
  • PennyMaria Jackson, marketing director, Apollo Theater, New York, NY
  • Megha Kalia, founder and creativer director, NYC Bhangra Dance, Jersey City, NJ
  • Yayoi Kambara, KAMBARA + DANCERS, San Francisco, CA
  • Mary G. Madigan, director, Madigan New Music, Brooklyn, NY
  • Jared Morrison, Tennessee Arts Commission, Nashville, TN
  • Margo Ohlson, director, theatre operations, The University of Akron, Akron, OH
  • Michael Orange, Matatu, San Francisco, CA
  • Courtney Ozaki, operations and business director, Lone Tree Arts Center, Lone Tree, CO
  • Kyoung Park, artistic director, Kyoung's Pacific Beat, Brooklyn, NY
  • Courtney Pyke, production manager, Roseneath Theatre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Rachel Rosado, assistant director, cultural programs, Asia Society, New York, NY
  • Aaron Shackelford, director of programming, Fine Arts Center, Amherst, MA
  • Ryhna Thompson, founder and president, Envision Management & Production, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Gaurav Vaz, vice president, Artist Management (Music), OML Entertainment Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai, India and Toronto, Canada
  • Ruth Wikler-Luker, curator and producer, Boom Arts, Portland, OR
  • Susie Williams, managing director, Acrobatic Conundrum, Seattle, WA
  • Tyese Wortham, director of community engagement, Community Arts Stabilization Trust, San Francisco, CA