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A Fond Farewell

June 07, 2018

Susan McKinney, Administrative Director for Tennesseans for the Arts, will be leaving to join Appalachian Resource Conservation and Development Council as the organization’s new Executive Director beginning July 1.


Over the past four years, Susan has worked to consistently grow the grassroots base of advocates across the state by providing outstanding service to TFTA members and createing new opportunities for advocate recognition including Arts Impact Stories and 100% Advocacy awards. Susan has also served as the organization’s event planner and has coordinated the past four Arts Advocacy Day events in Nashville, TN.

The TFTA Board of Directors wish Susan the very best in her new role. Susan’s last day with TFTA will be June 15.