CANYON CONCERT BALLET HIRES NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Fort Collins, CO, November 22, 2017 – Canyon Concert Ballet (CCB) is proud to announce their new executive director, Jenna Riedi.
Born and raised in SE Wisconsin, Riedi graduated from the University of Wisconsin with a BA in History, Religious Studies, and Classical Studies and from UW-Milwaukee with an MS in Nonprofit Management and Leadership. Before coming to Canyon Concert Ballet, she was previously the Director of Development & Marketing for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Larimer County. Riedi is heavily engaged in the Fort Collins community as a volunteer with both Fort Collins Cat Rescue and Animal House Dog Rescue, a member of the Larimer Chorale, a member of the Fort Collins Eyeopeners Kiwanis Club, and a graduate of Leadership Fort Collins (class of 2015-2016).
“Jenna has the personality and ambition combined with the right blend of experience, education, and enthusiasm to lead Canyon Concert Ballet. We look forward to her ability to bring additional arts education and performance offerings to our community”, Mary Pat McCurdie, Board President of Canyon Concert Ballet
“It is truly an honor to be in this role, and use my knowledge and experience to benefit such a wonderful organization!”, Jenna Riedi, Executive Director of Canyon Concert Ballet.
Canyon Concert Ballet’s mission is to expand, nourish, and enrich the artistic opportunities in classical dance through training, performance, and community outreach in service to the Northern Colorado region. It is the belief of Canyon Concert Ballet that classical dance should be taught with a great deal of commitment to and respect for the art form while always maintaining the joy inherent in dance. Class work and performance opportunities should heighten the dancer’s capacity for cooperation, responsibility, and pride. Training and performances should be presented with accessibility for our audiences, volunteers, and artists. Canyon Concert Ballet is a 501c3 nonprofit organization. Learn more at www.CCBallet.org
If you would like additional information about this topic or this organization, please contact Jenna Riedi at [email protected].