Julie Povolo

Julie Povolo

Julie Povolo joined City Opera House as the Marketing and Development Manager in fall 2023, but is no stranger to fundraising, cultural tourism, and community development. She has spent much of her career raising money for non-profit organizations in Northern...
Bailey Nuss

Bailey Nuss

Bailey Nuss is a fifth generation Traverse Citian, raising her two boys and her rescue puppy on the west side. She joined United Way the day the state shut down due to COVID, first serving as an AmeriCorps VISTA and then in various positions, her current being...
Tim Jones

Tim Jones

Tim Jones is a powerhouse vocalist and “Chauffeur of Soul” who has contributed to hundreds of records including collaborations with Chris Robinson of the Black Crowes, Carl Broemel of My Morning Jacket, the Hotel Cafe Tour, and co-produced his projects Truth &...
Lisa Brady

Lisa Brady

Lisa Brady is the Deveopment Director at the Great Lakes Children’s Museum. Originally from Traverse City, Lisa worked for the US Army as an Emergency Medical Technician before earning her bachelor’s degree in Economics from Appalachian State University in...
Sarah Kime

Sarah Kime

Sarah Kime is the Executive Director of the Glen Arbor Arts Center. Originally from Traverse City, Sarah received a BA in Anthropology and Archaeology from Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado, a graduate certificate in Fundraising Management from Indiana...
Jeff Garrett

Jeff Garrett

Jeff Garrett is a grant Program Manager and ADA 504 Accessibility Coordinator for the State of Michigan Arts and Culture Council. Previously, Jeff served as the Director of the Art School at the Flint Institute of Arts in Flint, Michigan. Mr. Garrett has tenured...