Steven D. Lavine was president of California Institute of the Arts from 1988 to 2017. A leader in the cultural life of Los Angeles as well as the nation, Lavine was recognized with the “2005 Los Angeles Highlight Award” presented by W.O.M.E.N. Inc. of Los Angeles. He is currently co-chair of the Arts Coalition for Academic Progress for the Los Angeles Unified School District, and has served on the board of directors of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association, The Operating Company of the Music Center of Los Angeles, KCET-Public Broadcasting, Arts International, Inc., and the American Council for the Arts, and as a member of the Visiting Committee of The J. Paul Getty Museum. Lavine has also been co-director of The Arts and Government Program for The American Assembly at Columbia University and co-chair of the Mayor’s Working Group of the Los Angeles Theatre Center. He was the sole college president invited to serve on President-elect Barack Obama’s National Arts Policy Committee.
|June 26, 10:35 - 11:05||Welcome|
|June 27, 16:40 - 16:55||Closing Remarks|