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Randi Vega


Randi Vega

Online Instructor


Randi Vega has more than 20 years of management experience in organizational leadership and relationship building. She retired from the Director of Cultural Affairs position at the Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts, the arts council for Baltimore City, in 2018. Randi created the Cultural Affairs division from the remnants of a defunct city agency and managed fifteen thriving art programs and productive staff of 7. Randi was the Executive Director of the Martha’s Vineyard Chamber of Commerce from 1994-1999, during which time she doubled membership and implemented new programs to increase income by 35%. Randi has a B.A. in Studio Art from Connecticut College and an M.A. in Arts Administration from Goucher College, where she teaches at the Graduate level. She currently lives in Pittsburgh, where she works part-time for the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust and the Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens.

Courses Recently Taught

Grantwriting for the Arts