Acting Executive Director
As Acting Executive Director, Alyssa works closely with Creative Time’s Artistic Director and its Board of Trustees to oversee the group’s many initiatives as well as short and long-term organizational growth. Prior to her appointment as Acting Executive Director, Alyssa served as Creative Time’s Deputy Director. She is integrally involved in the development and production of Creative Time projects and staff management.
Alyssa joined Creative Time as Director of Development in 2012. She was promoted to Director of External Affairs in 2015, expanding her responsibilities to include overseeing the organization’s marketing and communications departments.
Prior to Creative Time, Alyssa oversaw Institutional Giving for StoryCorps, successfully building a corporate sponsorship program from the ground up and serving as liaison to the NYC Mayor’s Office. Alyssa has also been Director of Development for the CUNY Graduate Center’s Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies and has held a variety of creative positions in the worlds of art, fashion, and music. Alyssa received a Masters degree in Gender Politics from NYU.