The Arts|Learning Advocacy Group is led by a Leadership Team of individuals from across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts that represent the arts-teaching workforce.  This includes K-12 art educators and administrators, teaching artists, arts education and cultural organization representatives, those in higher education and research, legislators, business leaders, and funders.


Biddle, Ann Arts Dir., Pioneer Valley Perf Arts Charter Schl
Bitetti, Kathy Mass. Artists Leaders Coalition (MALC)
Bode, Patty Magnet Resource & Visual Arts Teacher, Springfield Conservatory of the Arts
Keith_2_B&W Curbow, Keith – CHAIR Music Teacher, Medfield P.S.; Yoga and Music, Keith Curbow Studio
Daily, Diane Creative Youth Development Programs Manager, Mass Cultural Council
Drew, Eric Band Director, New Bedford P.S.
Jaron, Julie Director, Visual & Perf. Arts, Springfield P.S.
Jones, Sara Asst Professor of Music Ed, UMass Amherst
Konopinski, Tracie Senior Campaign Organizer, MASSCreative
Moore, Constance Immediate Past President, MA Art Ed. Assoc.
Moses, Nancy Chair, Dance & Theater, Bridgewater State University, MADEO
Quintana, Sabrina Director of Performing Arts, Wellesley P.S.
Rappaport Rappaport, Jonathan – ex officio Executive Director, Arts|Learning
Reynolds, Tom – CHAIR-ELECT Director of Unified Arts, Harvard Public Schools; MMEA Representative
Rivera, Rosannette Art Teacher, New Bedford P.S.
 Shepherd Shepherd, Cory Visual Arts Teacher, Worcester P.S.; A|L Board
 EricaSigal Sigal, Erica Creative Movement Specialist/Coordinator, Dance in the Schools; MADEO
Smith, Nicole – SECRETARY Theatre Teacher, Sumner, Boston P.S.
Souza, Lynn Director of Fine Arts, New Bedford P.S.
 Charlie-Photo Washburn, Charlie Executive Director, VSA of Mass.; A|L Board
Wilkinson, Jessica Visual artist and ceramicist, MALC Representative
 Feldman Feldman, Lynn Visual Artist and Calligrapher, A|L Board
Quinlan-Zhou, Kerri Assistant Superintendent, Dighton-Rehoboth Regional School District
 WADE Wade, Wyatt President, Davis Publications, Inc, Worcester