Chairman News

September 2019

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Washington, DC — On September 9, 2019, National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Mary Anne Carter will join Senator Chris Coons in Wilmington, Delaware. In addition to touring arts facilities and meeting with local arts leaders, they will have a public conversation about the...

August 2019

Washington, DC —Mary Anne Carter, chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, will visit Idaho at the invitation of Congressman Mike Simpson August 24-26, 2019. Together, they will visit arts facilities in Idaho Falls and Boise, meet with arts leaders to learn more about...
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Washington, DC —Mary Anne Carter, chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, will visit Juneau, August 15-16, 2019 and meet with Alaskans to learn more about the local benefits stimulated by support from the Arts Endowment. Carter will speak at the Greater Juneau Chamber...

February 2018

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Washington, DC –Jane Chu will travel to Alaska for the second time as chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts on February 21–24, 2018, participating in the Creative Forces Summit in Anchorage, as well as visiting arts organizations in Fairbanks and Bethel. Chairman Chu...

October 2017

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Washington, DC –Jane Chu, chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), and Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici will speak and take questions at the annual Oregon Art Education Association Conference on Saturday, October 14, 2017. The NEA Chairman and the Congresswoman will...

August 2017

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Washington, DC –Jane Chu, chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), will visit Burnsville, Penland, Asheville, Winston-Salem, Greensboro, Wilson, and Durham, North Carolina, August 21–23, 2017. While in the state, she will visit arts organizations funded by the...

July 2017

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Washington, DC –Jane Chu, chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), will visit Jackson, Oxford, Clarksdale, and Indianola, Mississippi, July 17-18, 2017. While in the state, she will visit arts organizations funded by the National Endowment for the Arts and the...

June 2017

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Washington, DC –Jane Chu, chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), will visit Pittsfield, Massachusetts on Friday, June 23, 2017, where she will tour a number of nonprofit arts organizations funded by the federal arts agency and have a discussion with the local...

May 2017

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Washington, DC – Jane Chu, chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), will visit Montgomery, Birmingham, and Selma, Alabama, May 31- June 1, 2017. She will be joined on her tour by Al Head, executive director of the Alabama State Council on the Arts. On May 31,...

March 2017

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Washington, DC –Jane Chu, chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, will visit Reno, Nevada, March 9-11, 2017. She will speak at the Nevada Arts Council’s 50th Anniversary Awards Dinner, a separate Nevada Arts Council event with national arts leaders, and at Nevada’s...

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