Special Projects Manager
for the Palm Springs Public Arts Commission
2018 - Current
Responsible for assisting in the development and implementation of private development and capital public art projects from inception to completion, including permanent, temporary and creative placemaking projects and programs. Advanced problem solving skills to coordinate teams, oversee complex projects and facilitate group processes while ensuring projects completions falls within budget and related policy guidelines.
Plans, organizes, directs, coordinates and evaluates the activities of assigned program; assigns and coordinates work; evaluates the performance of subordinates and recommends disciplinary action.
Prepares, and submits budget requests; estimates future needs; consults with superiors on priorities and availability of funding and other sources; develops grant proposals; monitors expenditures
Manages grant resources, proposal writing and administrative procedures. Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with City Manager, committees, local businesses, community advisory groups, and artists.