Ann Tuomey DePiro
Ann Tuomey DePiro has been in arts administration for over 15 years, driven by her commitment to artistic achievement and community service through the not-for-profit sector. As Director of Studio Operations for New York City Center, she expanded the theater’s participation and profile with a broad range of constituencies, establishing and developing educational programs that bring smaller dance companies to new audiences through master classes, lecture demonstrations and studio showcases.
She was Associate Director for Twyla Tharp Productions (WAT Ltd.) and has served as a consultant and advisory board member for various small to medium size arts organizations, including the Baryshnikov Arts Center, the Carolyn Dorfman Dance Company, and Pam Tanowitz Dance.
Ann currently serves on the Boards of Danspace Project, and Gotham Arts Exchange where she is a founding member. She strives to educate the public to make creativity accessible. She is herself a painter, and received her training from The Art Students League.