Every year, organizations that receive support from the Arts Council are able to:

Offer more than 600 FREE community performances to ensure the arts are accessible to all.

Welcome more than 100,000 students, helping to reinforce school curriculum.

Support more than 7,000 local jobs.

The Greater Hartford Arts Council has served Connecticut’s capital region for nearly 50 years, providing critical financial and organizational resources to support the arts and cultural sector, as well as helping all people connect with the arts in their community. We work hard, every day, to build a strong community and we couldn’t do it without the help of thousands of donors who believe in the power of the arts to change our community.

Our Vision

We aspire to create a vibrant, thriving community that is united by art.

Our Mission

Our mission is to inspire all people to participate and invest in the arts.

Our Promise

We will improve lives and transform communities through the arts.

Donate Now

Help improve lives and transform our communities using the power of the arts.

Our Staff

Our team is passionate about improving Greater Hartford through the arts.


    Cathy Malloy
    Chief Executive Officer 
    cmalloy [at] letsgoarts.org


      Brett Thompson
      Chief Operating Officer
      bthompson [at] letsgoarts.org

        Barry Adams
        Director of Finance
        badams [at] letsgoarts.org

          Joan Dumaine
          Office Manager
          jdumaine [at] letsgoarts.org

          Marketing & Development

            Kate Mcomber
            Vice President, Communications and Donor Relations
             kmcomber [at] letsgoarts.org

              Dan Deutsch
              Marketing & Communications Manager
              ddeutsch [at] letsgoarts.org

                Paul Stigliano
                Director of Workplace Partnerships
                pstigliano [at] letsgoarts.org

                  Roxane Sanders
                  Business Development Manager
                  rsanders [at] letsgoarts.org

                    Heather Martin
                    Development Associate
                    hmartin [at] letsgoarts.org

                      Sierra Vazquez
                      Development Coordinator
                      svazquez [at] letsgoarts.org

                    Community Investment

                      Amanda Roy 
                      Community Programs Manager
                       aroy [at] letsgoarts.org

                        Catherine Valenza
                        Manager of Granting Programs
                        cvalenza [at] letsgoarts.org

                          Bria Shaw
                          Community Investment Administrator
                           bshaw [at] letsgoarts.org

                          Career Opportunities

                          Community Investment Manager

                          Greater Hartford Arts Council seeks a detail-oriented individual to manage our portfolio of granting programs for the arts community in Greater Hartford. Responsibilities include counseling grant applicants, reviewing grant applications, convening review panels, managing the distribution of grant funds, and maintaining grant deadlines.  We require an individual who is adept at aligning programs with the needs of diverse communities and the unique challenges of organizations of various size, artistic discipline and mission. In addition, the ideal candidate possesses strong problem solving, communication and organizational skills as well as the ability to meet deadlines independently and work collaboratively with colleagues. Two to three years of experience administering or managing a grant making program is preferred, although related experience in a cultural nonprofit environment will be considered.

                          This is a full time position with competitive benefits and salary. For consideration, please submit a cover letter with salary requirements and resume to hr@letsgoarts.org by March 29, 2019. Applicants who do not submit all requested information will not be considered. Only candidates selected for interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please. Greater Hartford Arts Council is committed to diversity in the workplace.