EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: Liz Carney
A visual artist born and raised in Dorchester, Liz has twenty years of experience working as a classroom art teacher and community arts educator. Former Arts Programming Director for Dorchester Boys and Girls Clubs, 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, she has exhibited her paintings in numerous solo and group exhibitions, has been featured in publications, has received numerous grants, awards and commissions for her work. She has served on several boards such as the Boston Cultural Council, the Boston Redevelopment Authority's Artist Review Board and currently serves on the Collections Committee of the Provincetown Art Museum. She also owns and operates an art gallery in Provincetown MA. She has a degree in Fine Art from Smith College.
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.