Director of Development

Lia brings an entrepreneurial approach and experience building fundraising programs from the ground up to this position as Artistic Noise’s first Director of Development. Previously she launched the corporate sponsorship program at the Arts & Business Council of Greater Boston where she worked directly with major donors as well as the emerging artists they supported. She also serves as Vice President of the Board of Directors at Wright-Locke Farm. She previously presided over grant making as Chair of the Winchester Cultural Council, and has also served as an educator for several cultural organizations in the greater Boston area, most recently at the Institute of Contemporary Art. She graduated with a BA from Boston University in art history, and is currently pursuing a graduate certificate though the Tufts University museum studies program. She proudly serves as an elected Town Meeting member in her community, and in her spare time she recruits and supports women and people of color to run for office as well.