Introduction and Setting the Stage
Recorded: Friday, September 7th, 2012 @ 8:45 am - 9:15 am PST
Duration: 30 min
The 2012 Smith Leadership Symposium and its live, interactive webcast officially kicks off from the San Diego Museum of Art with introductions and an event overview.Please register or sign in to access this session.
San Diego City Councilmember Todd Gloria was elected to represent District Three on November 4, 2008. As a third generation resident of District Three, his roots in the community are deep and his commitment to the community is strong.
American born and raised in Mexico, Roxana Velásquez is the current Executive Director of the San Diego Museum of Art (SDMA) in California. Prior to her appointment in 2010, she has served as director of the Museo Nacional de San Carlos, Museo Nacional de Arte (Munal), and the Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes in Mexico City representing professional, civic, and cultural endeavors that elevated each institution to international recognition.
Paige Simpson is the Interim Executive Director of the Balboa Park Cultural Partnership and the founding Director of the Balboa Park Learning Institute, a collaborative professional development program for staff and volunteers of arts, science, and cultural institutions.