Since January of 2011, Todd has been the Managing Director of Theatre East, a nonprofit theatre company in New York City. Since taking the position, Todd has been instrumental in developing the company’s first strategic plan, increasing revenue by adding a reading series and strengthening the overall administrative capacity of the organization. In addition to his responsibilities at Theatre East, Todd has been a Project Manager for Public Art for Public Schools in New York City. In this role, he has managed over 35 projects, taking an active role in the commissioning of artists, the development of designs, and the coordination of installations at public schools throughout all five boroughs. As part of his role as a Project Manager, Todd manages the Sites for Students Program, an initiative designed to put artists in the classroom to work with students in the development of permanent public art for their brand new school buildings.In 2010, Todd received his Master of Arts in Arts Administration from Goucher College, where he currently sits on the Executive Committee of the Alumnae/Alumni Board of Directors. Todd was also recently elected to the Emerging Leader Council of Americans for the Arts, where he and the 14 other members will adivse AFTA on how best to develop the next generation of arts leaders in America.
Name: Todd Eric Hawkins
Lives in: Brooklyn, New York