Appendix

The Boston Creates Team

Leadership Council

Chairs
Mayor Martin J. Walsh, Honorary Chair
Jim Canales, President,Barr Foundation (Co-Chair)
Lee Pelton, President,Emerson College (Co-Chair)
Members

Nicole Agois Hurel, COOL Schools Director, VSA Massachusetts

Loreto Paz Ansaldo, Community Organizer, Educator, and Artivist

Maure Aronson, Executive Director, World Music/CRASHarts

Jonathan Bays, Executive Director, Sound Postings LLC

Thomas Blumenthal, Partner, The Baupost Group

Adrian Budhu, Managing Director, The Theater Offensive

Gregory Bulger, Trustee, Gregory E. Bulger Foundation

Paul Buttenwieser, Trustee, Boston Symphony Orchestra and American Repertory Theatre

Miles Byrne, Development Director, Corcoran Jennison Company

Jay Calderin, Executive Director, Boston Fashion Week

Cassandra Cato-Louis, Artistic Director, African Repertory Troupe

Roxann Cooke, Senior Vice President and Regional Manager, Eastern Bank

Elizabeth de Montrichard, Trustee, The Lynch Foundation

Shaumba-Yandje Dibinga, Executive Director, OrigiNation Dance

Rick Dimino, President & CEO, A Better City

Cathy Edwards, Executive Director, New England Foundation for the Arts

Barbara Erickson, President & CEO, Trustees of Reservations

Allyson Esposito, Director, Arts and Culture Program, The Boston Foundation

Bridgitt Evans, President, VIA Art Fund

Hanah Fadrigalan, Board Member, Asian American Journalists Assoc.

Padriac Farma, Director, Real to Reel Filmschool, Raw Art Works

Grace Fey, President, Grace Fey Advisors

Tracey Flaherty, Senior Vice President, Natixis Global Asset Management

Aisha Francis, Director of Development, Harvard Medical School

Mindy Fried, Principal, Arbor Consulting Partners

Erica Gervais Pappendick, Founder, Gervais + Co Advisors

Susan Goganian, Director, Beverly Historical Society

Emily Grandstaff-Rice, Senior Associate, Arrowstreet

Barbara Wallace Grossman, Professor, Tufts University

William Guenther, Chairman & CEO, Mass Insight

Linda Pizzuti Henry, Managing Director, Boston Globe

Betty Hillmon, Founder/Director, Boston City-Wide String Orchestra

Betsy Hinkle, Founder and Artistic Director, musiConnects

Cerise Jacobs, Creator and Librettist, The Friends of Madame White Snake

Patricia Jacobs, President, AT&T New England

Mark Kates, Founder, Fenway Recordings

Gretchen Keyworth, Director Emerita, Fuller Craft Museum

Dumas Lafontant, Director, Lower Roxbury Coalition

Keith Lockhart, Conductor, Boston Pops

Philip Lovejoy, Executive Director, Harvard Alumni Association; Board Member, Boston Center for the Arts

Juan Maldonado, Director of Arts, Culture, and Civic Engagement, Sociedad Latina

Marlee McDonald-Yepes, Program Manager, New England Conservatory

Victor Negrete, Regional Planning Director, Mass. Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development

Peter Nessen, President, Nessen Associates

Stephanie Nikolaou, Theater and Dance Teacher

Laura Perille, President & CEO, EdVestors

Catherine Peterson, Executive Director, ArtsBoston

Veronica Robles, Executive Director, Veronica Robles Cultural Center

Ashley Rose, Artist and Arts Program Manager, Lena Park CDC

John Rosenthal, President, Meredith Management

Eve Rounds, Independent Arts Advocate, Boston Ballet and Boston Arts Academy

Bianca Sigh Ward, Paralegal, Nystrom Beckman & Paris LLP

Maguire Skaza, Youth Leadership Council

Jodi Solomon, President, Solomon Speakers Bureau

Matthew Teitelbaum, Director, Museum of Fine Arts

Bridgette Wallace, Founder, SkyLab

Michael Winston, President, Humble Hues; Bay Village Executive Committee

Lisa Wong, Pediatrician/Musician, Harvard Medical School, President, Longwood Symphony Orchestra

Michelle Wu, City Councilor At-Large, City of Boston

Steering Committee

Julie S. Burros, Chief of Arts and Culture, City of Boston

Carole Charnow, President and CEO, Boston Children’s Museum

Silvia Lopez Chavez, Interdisciplinary Working Artist

Christopher Cook, Commissioner, Boston Parks and Recreation; and former Director, Mayor’s Office of Arts, Tourism, and Special Events

Michael Evans, Developer & Designer, Mayor’s Office of New Urban Mechanics

Eve Ewing, doctoral candidate, Harvard Graduate School of Education; Outreach Coordinator, Mass LEAP

Vineet Gupta, Director of Policy and Planning, Boston Transportation Department

Ted Landsmark, President Emeritus, Boston Architectural College; Board Member, Boston Redevelopment Authority

Joyce Linehan, Chief of Policy, Mayor’s Office of the City of Boston

Anne-Marie Lubenau, Director, Rudy Bruner Award for Urban Excellence at The Bruner Foundation

Michael Maso, Managing Director, Huntington Theatre Company

Myran Parker-Brass, Executive Director for the Arts, Boston Public Schools

Miguel Rodriguez, Executive Director, Boston Baroque

Laura Sherman, Director, Greater Boston Grantmaking, The Klarman Family Foundation

Abi Vladeck, Special Assistant, City of Boston Capital Planning (former)

San San Wong, Senior Program Officer, Arts & Creativity, Barr Foundation

City Community Engagement Taskforce

Arreen Andrew, Director, Boston Cultural Council (former)

Andrea Burns, Director, Age-Friendly Boston

Jordan Deasy, Senior Adviser to the Chief of Civic Engagement

Joy DePina, Director of Outreach & Engagement, Mayor’s Office of Health & Human Services

Jessica Doonan, Program & Policy Specialist, Mayor’s Commission for Persons with Disabilities

Abigail Furey, Neighborhood Business Manager, Office of Business Development

Stephen Gilman, Program Director, Boston Main Streets

Deron Jackson, Youth Outreach Coordinator, Department of Youth Engagement & Employment

Christina Kim, Research Manager, Boston Redevelopment Authority

An Le, Community and Public Affairs Advocacy Coordinator, Mayor’s Office for Immigrant Advancement

Alvaro Lima, Director of Research, Boston Redevelopment Authority

Elizabeth O’Brien, Advisor to the Chief of Education

Ramon Soto, Director of External Relations & Opportunity Gap Initiatives, Mayor’s Education Cabinet

Francesco Tena, Mayor’s Youth Council Manager

Community Team Chairs

  • Allston/Brighton

    Ben Hires
    Eva Rosenberg
    John Quatrale

  • Back Bay/Beacon Hill

    Jen Matson
    Lindsey Noecker

  • Charlestown

    Joseph Caruso
    Jennifer Johnson

  • Chinatown

    Susan Chinsen
    Debbie Ho
    Leverett Wing

  • Dorchester

    An Duong
    David Day

  • East Boston

    Veronica Robles
    Madeleine Steczynski

  • Fenway/Mission Hill

    Kelly Brilliant
    Juan Maldonado

  • Hyde Park

    Helga Felleisen
    Tommey Seggers

  • Jamaica Plain

    Randace Raucher-Moore
    Brenda Rodriguez-Andujar

  • Mattapan

    Cassandra Cato-Louis
    Keke Fleurissaint
    Charlot Lucien

  • North End/West End/Downtown

    Douglass Bowen-Flynn
    Emily Curran

  • Roslindale

    Jocelyn Hutt
    Glenn Williams

  • Roxbury

    Olawumi Akinwumi
    Ramona Alexander

  • South Boston/Fort Point

    Michael Dowling
    Emily O’Neil
    Suzanne Taylor

  • South End/Bay Village

    Cynthia Woo
    Vanessa Calderon-Rosada

  • West Roxbury

    Clare Adala-Clark
    Margaret Winikates

Stakeholder Interviews and Focus Group Participants

  • Jon Abbott
  • Marie Adam
  • Rumiko Adamowiz
  • Lee Adelson
  • Nicole Agois
  • Peter Agoos
  • Brianna Allard
  • Lynne Allen
  • Carl Alleyne
  • Erin Anderson
  • John Anderson
  • Dynell Andrews-Blake
  • Alex Anmahian
  • Loreto Paz Ansaldo
  • Jean Antoine
  • Brian Appel
  • Sam Aquillano
  • Maure Aronson
  • Felix Arroyo
  • Sabrina Aviles
  • Alan Babner
  • Adrienne Baker
  • Kelly Baker
  • Kristin Baker
  • Charles Baldwin
  • Browne Banjineh
  • Lizzie Barker
  • Veronica Barron
  • John Barros
  • Crystal Beck
  • Erin Becker
  • Barbara Beckwith
  • Liora Beer
  • Eunice Belacy
  • Lisa Bello
  • Helen Bender
  • Rhoda Bernard
  • Hansy Better Barraza
  • Rohit Bhambi
  • Kathleen Bitetti
  • Julia Blake
  • Andrea Blesso
  • Andrea Bliss-Albuquerque
  • Shaun Blugh
  • Sarah Bob
  • Angela Bonds
  • Ellen Booker
  • Anne Born
  • Brian Boruta
  • Julia Boynton
  • Dee Brenner
  • Ross Bressler
  • Kara Brewton
  • Eve Bridburg
  • Kelly Brilliant
  • Brad Brown
  • Cindy Brown
  • Donna Brown
  • Katie Brown
  • Adrian Budhu
  • Tory Bullock
  • Peggy Burchenal
  • Kathleen Burke
  • Jessica Burko
  • Dillon Bustin
  • Albert Caldarelli
  • Vanessa Calderon-Rosado
  • Jay Caldrine
  • Rebecca Campbell
  • Heather Campion
  • Nancy Cao
  • Nick Capasso
  • Liz Carney
  • Aubre Carreon-Aguliar
  • Allison Carter
  • Philip Carver
  • Debra Cash
  • Jake Cassman
  • Maggie Cavallo
  • Cori Champagne
  • Janelle Chan
  • Tommy Chang
  • Matt Chapuran
  • Carole Charnow
  • Tasha Chemel
  • Susan Chinsen
  • Cornell Coley
  • Michael Colford
  • Susan Collings
  • Richard Colton
  • Anna Comella
  • Sara Conahan
  • Rosie Connelly
  • Craig Coogan
  • Christopher Cook
  • Dave Cordes
  • Tanya Cosway
  • Luis Edgardo Cotto
  • Robert Couture
  • Anne Cowie
  • Karen Cragg
  • Emily Curran
  • Lynne Currier
  • Nelson Da Costa
  • Emily Dahlgaard
  • Valeska Daley
  • Lori Damon
  • Jesa Damora
  • Evelyn Darling
  • Downa Davis
  • Mike Davis
  • Susan Davy
  • Jordan Deasy
  • Chrislene Dejean
  • Kelly Delekta
  • Christina DeLisio
  • Jason Desrosier
  • Muadi Dibinga
  • Musau Dibinga
  • Shaumba-Yandje Dibinga
  • Sheila Dillon
  • Peter Dimuro
  • Amit Dixit
  • Joe Domelowicz
  • Ellen Donaghy
  • Sherry Dong
  • Kelly Donovan
  • Jessica Doonan
  • Turahn Dorsey
  • David Dower
  • Betsy Draper
  • Marc Drayson
  • Jeanne DuBois
  • Kelly Dumar
  • Gary Dunning
  • Dan Duro
  • Becky Dwyer
  • Sarah Edrie
  • Bree Edwards
  • Paul Edwards
  • Jennifer Effron
  • Dan Elias
  • Lauren Elias
  • Akunna Eneh
  • Jenn Erickson
  • Corey Evans
  • Ben Evett
  • Ray Fahrner
  • Elaine Fallon
  • Emily Fayen
  • Fabio Fernandez
  • Veronica Fernandez
  • Moises Fernandez-Via
  • Jessica Feroli
  • Ted Fields
  • George Fifield
  • Jessica Finch
  • Donna Finnegan
  • Dennis Fiori
  • Deborah First
  • Patricia Flaherty
  • Mary Flannery
  • Charlotte Fleetwood
  • Donna Folan
  • Paul Fontaine
  • Shawn Ford
  • Cheryl Forte
  • Ricardo Foster
  • Ena Fox
  • Anara Frank
  • Jascha Franklin-Dodge
  • Scott Fraser
  • Alison Frazee
  • L’Merchie Frazier
  • Pamela Frechette
  • Katherine French
  • Brian Friedland
  • Sarah Fujiwara
  • Ty Furman
  • Helena Furscio
  • Tony Fusco
  • Geralde Gabeau
  • Jamie Gahlon
  • Kay Gallaher
  • Bridgit Ganson
  • Monica Garza
  • Ed Gaskin
  • Greg Gazzola
  • Philip Giffee
  • Kelly Gifford
  • Kate Gilbert
  • Sharon Glennon
  • Donna Glick
  • Siere Godfrey
  • Stacen Goldman
  • Danielle Goldschneider
  • Miguel Gomez-Ibanez
  • Denise Gonsalves
  • Ashe Gordon
  • Amy Gorin
  • Hannah Goodwin
  • Jim Grace
  • Nia Grace
  • Melissa Graham
  • Heather Greenbaum
  • Jennifer Gresham
  • Eve Griffin
  • Sarah Grosvenor
  • Max Gruner
  • Neena Gulati
  • Junior Gustavo
  • Kimberly Haack
  • Catherine Halpin
  • Christos Hamawi
  • Sarah Hamblin
  • Sarah Hannan
  • Marianne Harkless
  • Chantal Harris
  • David Hartman
  • Susan Hartnett
  • Robert Hayes
  • Fulani Haynes
  • Nancy Hays
  • Lajos Heder
  • Dawn Heinen
  • Julie Hennrikus
  • Angela Herbert
  • Dey Hernandez
  • Nigella Hillgarth
  • Courtney Ho
  • Hamilton Ho
  • Gail Hobin
  • Max Hodges
  • Vivian Baquer Holland
  • Patrick Hollenbeck
  • Grace Holley
  • Ekua Holmes
  • Andrea Howard
  • David Howse
  • Lillian Hsu
  • Elizabeth Hudson
  • Jennifer Ritvo Hughes
  • Ed Hurley
  • Jennifer Hurley-Wales
  • Cathy Hutchinson
  • Norsha Hydol
  • Michael Iceland
  • Jazmin Idakaar
  • Jen Inglis
  • Beth Ireland
  • Laura Irmscher
  • Gillian Jackson
  • Mary Jaffee
  • Kate James
  • Jude James
  • Stephanie Janes
  • Greg Jenkins
  • Meri Jenkins
  • Daniel Johnson
  • Allyssa Jones
  • David Jones
  • Kieran Jordan
  • Ning Jun Yuan
  • Dennis Kaiser
  • Justin Kang
  • Kristi Keefe
  • Heidi Keegan
  • Rachel Keeler
  • Jim Keenan
  • Barrie Keller
  • Dorothy Keller
  • Catherine Kernan
  • Sierra Khan
  • Philip Khoury
  • Kathy Kiely
  • YeSeul Kim
  • Anthony Trecek King
  • Christopher King
  • Tom Kingdon
  • Leila Kinney
  • Keith Kirchoff
  • Gavin Kleespies
  • Jim Klocke
  • Julie Arvedon Knowlton
  • Daniel Koh
  • Lynne Kortenhaus
  • Mitchell Kossak
  • Veronica Koven-Matasy
  • Joe Kriesberg
  • Patricia Krol
  • Matt Krug
  • Richard Kuhn
  • Ed Lambert
  • Ted Landsmark
  • David Lapin
  • Alison LaRosa Montez
  • BJ Larson
  • First Last
  • Gail Latimore
  • Ann Lawson
  • Malia Lazu
  • Van Le
  • Michelle LeBlanc
  • Brian LeMay
  • Veronique Le Melle
  • David Leonard
  • Jane Leung
  • Maggie Levine
  • Barbara Lewis
  • Pat Lewis
  • Naraya Ligouri
  • Larry Lindner
  • John Linehan
  • Walter Little
  • Lori Lobenstine
  • Timothy Loew
  • Silvia Lopez-Chavez
  • Sujei Lugo
  • Derek Lumpkins
  • Amy MacDonald
  • Kat Macias
  • Laurin Macios
  • Michael MacPhail
  • Dariela Maga
  • Tanya Maggi
  • Steve Magoon
  • Tani Marinovich
  • Nancy Marks
  • Heath Marolow
  • Kathleen Marsh
  • Barbara Martin
  • Kaki Martin
  • Carol Ridge Martinez
  • Jose Mateo
  • Kay Mathew
  • Emily Mason
  • Tess Mattern
  • Patrice Maye
  • Matt McArthur
  • Rita McAteer
  • Dan McCole
  • Julie McConchie
  • Daniel McConvey
  • Nancy McCoy
  • Sarah McDermott
  • Stella Aguirre McGregor
  • Patrick McGuire
  • Sarah McKinnon
  • William McLaughlin
  • Jermaine McNeill
  • Jen Mecca
  • Rafael Medina
  • Jill Medvedow
  • Jack Megan
  • Cecilia Mendez
  • Roseanne Pickard Mercer
  • Mela Miles
  • Timothy David Moenk
  • Marissa Molinar
  • Luis Montalvo
  • Beverly Morgan-Walsh
  • Ann Moritz
  • Katrina Morse
  • Margaret Morton
  • Pat Moscaritolo
  • Jason Moschella
  • Elsa Mosquera
  • Mohsen Mostafavi
  • Maria Muller
  • Alys Myers
  • Tommy Neblett
  • Jeanette Neill
  • Shelley Neill
  • Ester Nelson
  • Susan Nelson
  • Ly Nguyen
  • Wendy Nicholas
  • Andria Nicodemou
  • Carl Nold
  • Abigail Norman
  • Diane Norris
  • Carin O’Connor
  • Kristin Odmark
  • David O’Donnell
  • Chika Offurum
  • Zahra Ohldin
  • Jenny Oliver
  • Alexandra Oliver-Davila
  • Alana Olsen
  • Richard Ortner
  • Steve O’Shaughnessy
  • Ramona Ostrowski
  • Meaghan Overton
  • Eli Pabon
  • Laura Palmer
  • Panos Panay
  • Diana Parcon
  • Myran Parker-Brass
  • Brent Parrish
  • Mark Pasnik
  • Emily Patrick
  • Prataap Patrose
  • Liz Pawlak
  • Haeden Peaslee
  • Steve Pellegrino
  • Paige Peltzer
  • Mike Peluse
  • Yaritza Pena
  • Wilhelmina Peragine
  • Caitlin Peterson
  • Catherine Peterson
  • Tina Petigny
  • Mark Pevsner
  • Norah Piehl
  • Rebekah Pierson
  • Jeanne Pinado
  • Paul Pitts
  • Jean Player
  • Marilyn Plotkins
  • Elijah Plymesser
  • Sheryl Pollard-Thomas
  • Deborah Porter
  • David Price
  • Beth Prindle
  • Kate Procyshyn
  • David Pruett
  • Peter Pulsifer
  • Alison Pultinas
  • Amy Quigley
  • Paul Rabin
  • Shawn Radley
  • Abigale Reisman
  • Mauryanne Remondini
  • Chelsea Revelle
  • Barbara Rhodes
  • Lauren Riviello
  • Gerald Robbins
  • Christopher Robin
  • Martha Robinson
  • Susan Rodgerson
  • Brenda Rodriguez-Andujar
  • Priscilla Rojas
  • Bruce Ronkin
  • Beto Rosa
  • Caren Rosales
  • Kay Rose
  • Richard Rouse
  • Amy Ryan
  • Abe Rybeck
  • Robert Sabal
  • Alberto Salvatore
  • Sammy Sass
  • Edward Saywell
  • Gabrielle Schaffner
  • Jessica Schmidt
  • Jennifer Schmitt
  • Dan Schmunk
  • Gretchen Schneider
  • Ingrid Schorr
  • Nate Schorr
  • Melina Schuler
  • Bob Schwartz
  • Jean Scott
  • Derek Seabury
  • Patricia Seitz
  • Jon Seward
  • Sarah Shampnois
  • Klare Shaw
  • Audrey Shelto
  • Kairos Shen
  • Linda Shoemaker
  • Katie Shultz
  • Kimberly Simmons
  • Lisa Simmons
  • Gerald Slavet
  • Jermone Smith
  • Doris Sommer
  • Joe Spaulding
  • Linda Spear
  • Alex Speir
  • Phillip Speiser
  • Vivien Speiser
  • Sara Stackhouse
  • Joyce Stanley
  • Madeleine Steczynski
  • James Sullivan
  • Kate Sullivan
  • Coriana Hunt Swartz
  • Leslie Swartz
  • David Sweeney
  • Abby Swidler
  • Kim Szeto
  • Micki Taylor-Pinney
  • Patrick Tedesco
  • Richard Thal
  • Mila Thigpen
  • Zakiya Thomas
  • Nielita Thompson-Brown
  • Crystal Tiala
  • Sharon Tingley
  • Georgia Titonis
  • Emily Todd
  • Paula Tognarelli
  • Emily Tokarczyk
  • Robert Torres
  • Ted Touloukian
  • Louisa Trackman
  • Rob Tullis
  • Lisa Tung
  • Raber Umphenour
  • Jonathan Unglaub
  • Aysha Upchurch
  • Lacey Upton
  • Marcie Van Cleve
  • Krista Van Tassel
  • Taina Vargas
  • Mary Ann Veale
  • Angela Veizaga
  • Trip Ventruella
  • Liz Vizza
  • Abi Vladeck
  • Mark Volpe
  • Ngoc-Tran Vu
  • Karen Wacks
  • Anita Walker
  • Brad Walker
  • Charles Washburn
  • Jody Weber
  • Jerry Wedge
  • Jason Weeks
  • Meg Weeks
  • Catherine Weiskel
  • Kamilah Welch
  • Veronica Wells
  • Sarah Wenig
  • Laura Wernick
  • Eric White
  • Beth Whittaker
  • Rachel Wiese
  • Naj Wikoff
  • Eileen Williston
  • Matt Wilson
  • Meg Winikates
  • Jan Woiler Meuse
  • Yanina Wolfe
  • Dan Yaeger
  • Annie Yang-Perez
  • Brian Yankee
  • Tremayne Youmans
  • Nina Zannieri
  • Gail Zarren
  • Richard Zauft
  • John Zeisel

City and Consultant Team

The City of Boston
Mayor’s Office

Mayor Martin J. Walsh

Joyce Linehan, Chief of Policy

Danny Green, Deputy Chief of Policy

Michael Evans, Program Director, Mayor’s Office of New Urban Mechanics

The City of Boston
Mayor’s Office of Arts and Culture

Julie S. Burros, Chief of Arts and Culture

Arreen Andrew, Director, Boston Cultural Council (former)

Kenya Beaman, Staff Assistant

Celene Browning, Project Coordinator (former)

Alene Burroughs, Assistant Manager, Strand Theatre

John Crowley, Curator & Exhibition Coordinator

Kara Elliott-Ortega, Director of Planning & Policy

Karin Goodfellow, Director, Boston Art Commission

Melodi Greene, General Manager, Strand Theatre

Christian Guerra, Collections Coordinator, Boston Art Commission

Dylan Hurwitz, Project Coordinator (former)

Thomas Johnston, Director of Programs

Heidi Schork, Director, Mayor’s Mural Program

Edna Wilkie, Staff Assistant

The Cultural Planning Group

David Plettner-Saunders, Partner

Martin Cohen, Partner

Jerry Allen, Partner

Linda Tara Flynn, Ph.D., Partner

WolfBrown

Alan Brown, Principal

Dr. Dennie Palmer Wolf, Principal

Marc Goldring, Associate Principal

TDC

Elizabeth Cabral Curtis, President and CEO

Ashley B. Berendt, Vice President

Archipelago Strategies Group

Josiane Martinez, Founder and Principal

Athena Laines, Community Engagement Director

Carol Leon, Community Engagement Coordinator

Lydia Vega, Community Engagement Coordinator

Ana Karina Vivas, Communication Coordinator

Callanan and Klein Communications

Erin Callanan, Principal

Adam Klein, Principal

Tori Wenzel, Assistant Account Executive

Minelli, Inc.

Mark Minelli, President, Creative Director

Becca Mayfield, Strategy & Design

Sebastian Kineke, Designer

Rebekah Leiva, Designer

Department of Play

María L. Vidart-Delgado, Partner

Katarzyna Balug, Partner

Artist Ethnographers

Heather Kapplow, Conceptual Artist

Shaw Pong Liu, Violinist, Composer and Teaching Artist

Leonardo March, Photographer

Writer/Editor

Daniel Penrice

Copy Editor

Leslie Cohen