The Executive Director Network is composed of 120+ executive directors from CAFC member organizations. Each year, professional development meetings are scheduled each quarter to network and build community while also strengthening art leaders’ knowledge and capacity. Whether you are a leader of a large cultural institutions and a smaller organizations, we respect each arts administrator for their expertise and unique experiences.

JUN 14, 2023: “Membership and Subscription Models.” Hear from members about new strategies that seem to be working and have a conversation about moving forward in a post-pandemic world.  Click image for synopsis report.

MAR 15, 2023: “Approaches to Fundraising in the Post-COVID Landscape,” with Jackie Downing, Senior Director of Grantmaking and Nonprofit Support, Greater New Haven Community Foundation. Click image for Jackie’s slide presentation.

JAN. 12, 2022: Sharing Experiences with DEI Training  Click image for Report