About Elizabeth McCloskey Miller

Name: Elizabeth McCloskey Miller


Web Site: http://www.kennedy-center.org/education/vsa/

Bio: Liz Miller serves as co-chair of the steering committee for Emerging Arts Leaders DC. In her day job, she works as Manager of Artist Services for VSA programs at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Liz joined VSA, the International Organization on Arts and Disability, in 2007 as Performing Arts Manager, and was promoted to Director of Performing Arts in May 2010. She shifted to Manager of Artist Services in the VSA and Accessibility Department at the Kennedy Center in July 2011. Prior to her time at VSA, Liz worked on the Policy & Research team at Americans for the Arts and in the Company Management department at Baltimore’s CENTERSTAGE. She has a B.A. in theater and international relations from the College of William & Mary and an M.A. in arts management from George Mason University.

Posts by Elizabeth McCloskey Miller:

ARTSblog holds week-long Blog Salons, a series of posts by guest bloggers, that focus on an overarching theme within a core area of Americans for the Arts' work. Here are links to the most recent Salons:

Arts Education

Teaching Artists

Early Arts Education

Common Core Standards

Quality, Engagement & Partnerships

Emerging Leaders

Charting the Future of the Arts

Taking Communities to the Next Level

New Methods & Models

Public Art

Best Practices


Arts Marketing

Audience Engagement

Winning Audiences

Powered by Community

Animating Democracy

Arts & the Military

Scaling Up Programs & Projects

Social Impact & Evaluation

Humor & Social Change

Private Sector Initatives

Arts & Business Partnerships

Business Models in the Arts

Local Arts Agencies

Cultural Districts

Economic Development

Trends, Collaborations & Audiences

Art in Rural Communities

Alec Baldwin and Nigel Lythgoe talk about the state of the arts in America at Arts Advocacy Day 2012. The acclaimed actor and famed producer discuss arts education and what inspires them.