Looking ahead: Textile Center!

 

textilecenter.photo

ANNOUNCING KARL REICHERT: TEXTILE CENTER’S NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

(From textilecentermn.org) – We are pleased to announce great news for the future of Textile Center. After an extensive examination of what qualities the organizations needs for its next Executive Director, and a national search, Textile Center has named Karl Reichert to the position.

This exceptional new leader has a track record leading arts organizations, with experience building great programing, and a history of making strong connections to individuals, funders and other arts directors across Minnesota.

Karl served as the Director of the Capri Theater for Plymouth Christian Youth Center for nearly eight years, where he created, shaped, and funded a myriad of programs that have elevated music and theater performance and education in culturally diverse and economically challenged North Minneapolis. While there, he led the redevelopment of the Capri Theater from an under-utilized movie house into a flourishing, first-rate performing arts venue, creating a sustainable impact on economic and neighborhood redevelopment in North Minneapolis.

Before the Capri, Karl worked as a marketing and public relations consultant for arts organizations, served as Fundraising Director for R.T. Rybak’s 2001 mayoral campaign, and was the Director of Public Affairs at the Minnesota Orchestral Association (1992 to 2000).

The Search Committee, comprised of members of the Textile Center Board of Directors and several textile guilds, was impressed with Reichert’s senior arts executive experience, and decades of success in developing and promoting the arts in the Twin Cities. A deeply committed and talented community leader, Karl is enthusiastic about leading Textile Center into its third decade of being a vibrant, catalytic hub for fiber art. He is also a knitter!

“I’m honored to have been appointed Textile Center’s new executive director,” Karl says, “and I’m looking forward to diving into the world of fiber arts. As Minnesotans, we are blessed to have an incomparable arts scene, and Textile Center’s national profile is the result of more two decades committed to celebrating and supporting fiber art in our region. Thanks to its dedicated board, staff and community of artists, guilds and enthusiasts, Textile Center has a very exciting future ahead of it. I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to lead this important arts organization forward.”

Karl will assume the post on November 17, and there will be numerous opportunities for the community to meet him. Join us at Textile Center for the Holiday Gallery Shop’s Carter Smith artist trunk show on November 15; Karl will be in attendance from 1 – 4 pm.

7 Responses to “Looking ahead: Textile Center!”

  1. you will have an incredible weblog here! would you wish to make some invite posts on my blog?

  2. <a href="[Link deleted]floral dress polyvore <a href="[Link deleted]fit and flare midi dress <a href="[Link deleted]floral cut out 2 in 1 pencil dress <a href="[Link deleted]floral print dresses <a href="[Link deleted]21 black long sleeve floral dress <a href="[Link deleted]dresses lucy rose lyrics
    lauren ralph lauren plus size cap sleeve floral print dress [url=[Link deleted]ralph lauren plus size cap sleeve floral print dress[/url]

  3. In the WordPress support forum, there are from time to time questions abut trackbacks. I haven’t used it myself, but I found a good tutorial on the OptiNiche cheap nfl jerseys china blog.

  4. Personally, I have faith this one is legitimate provided you do have a dream of becoming financial free this will help you.
    Sign up by clicking the Register link at the pinnacle right corner of
    the website. It is claimed why these jobs are one of the most successful method of creating
    money online.

  5. Mr TV mount says:

    Thanks for the sensible critique. Me and my neighbor were just preparing to do some research on this. We got a grab a book from our area library but I think I learned more from this post. I am very glad to see such magnificent info being shared freely out there.

  6. You can definitely see your enthusiasm in the work you write. The world hopes for more passionate writers like you who aren’t afraid to say how they believe. Always follow your heart.

  7. Thank you a lot for providing individuals with an exceptionally spectacular chance to read in detail from this website. It is usually very awesome and also packed with a great time for me personally and my office co-workers to search your web site at least thrice every week to read the newest guides you have. And indeed, I am also at all times fulfilled with the effective concepts you serve. Some two points on this page are essentially the most impressive I’ve ever had.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.