EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: Liz Carney
A visual artist born and raised in Dorchester, Liz possesses twenty years of experience working as a teacher and with community arts programs. Former Arts Programming Director for Dorchester Boys and Girls Clubs (also known as the Daniel Marr Club) Liz has worked with communities in the South Bronx, Boston and most recently Cape Cod to build community collaborations through the Arts. As a working visual artist herself, she has presented her paintings in exhibitions across Massachusetts, has been featured in publications, has won awards for her work, and has a strong commitment to the creation of public art. Carney is a former member of the Boston Cultural Council and the Boston Redevelopment Authority's Artist Review Board and currently serves on the Youth Education Committee of the Provincetown Art Museum. She also owns and operates a gallery in Provincetown MA.
PROGRAMMING ASSISTANT: Gabrielle Joffe. As an AmeriCore Volunteer working in the Dorchester Community through Social Capital Inc, Gabrielle assists us with researching programs, creating logic models, and helping in the classroom. Gabrielle is a graduate of Williams College.
INTERNS: Alana Parkinson. Originally from Dorchester, and a former Dot Art student, Alana has been active in youth art programs in Boston such as Boston City Singers and Artists For Humanity. She is a student at Boston University.