Rachel DeGuzman

Rachel DeGuzmanRachel DeGuzman is the former director of advancement and external relations at Rochester City Ballet where she lead its integrated marketing and development departments and established strategic initiatives, projects, and partnerships for RCB. DeGuzman serves as chair of the New York, New York Market committee of the Visit Rochester Industry Council and writes the We Dance blog for the Democrat and Chronicle. DeGuzman’s past positions include marketing and publicity manager of Nazareth College Arts Center where she was instrumental in founding its world-class dance festival and established an affiliation with the “Bessie” awards.

LDI Methodology

APAP’s Leadership Development Institute follows a Cooperative Inquiry design. Read more ›

2012/2013 Team

Fourteen LDI team members were chosen from a cross section of US presenting organizations. Read more ›

Best Practices

LDI members developed best practices around 5 key aspects of engaging community with and through the arts. Read more ›

About LDI

Launched in 2010, the goal of the LDI is to develop the leadership, knowledge and capacity required to advance the performing arts presenting field. Read more ›

Resource Library

LDI members created a library of resource materials to guide presenters’ community building efforts. Read more ›