National Council on the Arts Meeting, March 27, 2015

National Council on the Arts Meeting, March 27, 2015

The March 27, 2015 public meeting of the National Council on the Arts was webcast live. The meeting included agency business as well as the following:
 
Opening remarks by Chairman Jane Chu, including a quick update on her recent travels. A presentation on the NEA's Upcoming 50th Anniversary by Jess Sarmiento, NEA DIrector of Public Affairs. And a discussion on the Impact of NEA Research Findings led by Sunil Iyengar, Director of Research & Analysis, with presentations on innovative audience and artistic development activities by Arni Fishbaugh, Executive Director, Montana Arts Council; Ned Canty, General Manager, Opera Memphis; and Ellin O'Leary, President & Chief Content Officer, Youth Radio.