Linda Rogers, Manager of External Relations
Linda Rogers is a seasoned professional arts manager who has worn many hats during her two decades of arts leadership experience in roles such as Artistic Coordinator at the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, Interim General Director and Director of Artistic Operations at Opera Ontario, General Manager at Soundstreams Canada, Executive Director of the Toronto Philharmonia, Company Manager at Puppetmongers Theatre, and most recently as Development and Financial Manager at VIBE Arts. With a BA in Applied Theatre and English from Brock University, Linda has also contributed to developing grassroots arts organizations in southern Ontario as an arts consultant through her independent arts consulting business ArtsCubed, primarily assisting companies with Fund Development and Communications strategy and implementation. She has served on the boards of several Canadian arts organizations including her current Board roles with Puppetmongers and Opera Canada. A passionate evangelist for the use of digital technology in arts education and outreach, Linda pioneered a virtual reality live music series founded in 2007 and, as a result, has published articles on the subject and been a frequent presenter at conferences such as: Technology in the Arts, SoundX Symposium, and Virtual Praxis. She was the 2012 award winner for best interactive exhibit at Virtual Worlds: Best practices in Education.
To contact Linda, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call at (416) 537-6066 xt 223.