was appointed Senior Program Officer for the Arts in December 2005. Previously, Ted was Director of Marketing at Montalvo Arts Center, where he developed and implemented comprehensive marketing strategies that helped generate $4 million in revenue. He also has served in a variety of marketing and audience development positions at the San Francisco Symphony, La Jolla Playhouse and Malashock Dance & Company in San Diego, and as director of the Jazz at the Wadsworth series at the University of California, Los Angeles. In addition, Ted has successfully developed and implemented media and marketing plans for Listen.com as Senior Manager of Online Marketing and for SFGate.com as Marketing Director. Ted has served as a board member and committee chair for the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts and the Joe Goode Performance Group, and is the former Co-Chair of Northern California Grantmakers’ Arts Loan Fund. Ted currently serves as a board for the Independent Television Service (ITVS) and the Children’s Arts Guild. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Yale University, and an MBA in arts management from Anderson Graduate School of Management at UCLA.
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