Green Hill Center for North Carolina Art announced the appointment of new Executive Director, Laura Way, to start October 7, 2009. Ms Way, formally director of operations and finance at Penland School of Crafts and vice president of advancement at McColl Center for Visual Art in Charlotte, brought over 15 years of financial, operational, development and programmatic experience to her new role as executive director of Green Hill Center.
At the time of this new appointment, Louise Brady, Chair of the Board's Search Committee, said of the decision: "Ms. Way is the absolute right fit for Green Hill. The Center is celebrating its 35th year, and we are all very excited to bring in an executive director who will lead the organization to the next level, bringing new and innovative approaches to providing the highest caliber artistic and educational programming to the Center, Greensboro and the region. We could not be more pleased that Laura will be joining the Greensboro community." Ms Way, originally from Philadelphia, PA, relocated from Charlotte to Greensboro. A welcoming Director's Reception was held at Green Hill Center for NC Art October 29 from 5:30 - 7:00pm.
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