About Us

PARTNERS FOR THE ARTS, INC.

  • encourages and promotes the career of emerging performing artists by sponsoring competitions and public presentations
  • promotes and interacts with performing arts organizations and schools of music in mutually beneficial activities, and
  • collaborates with others to develop educational programs that nurture audience development and love of classical music and the arts.

Board of Directors (*Founding Members)

Chairman of the Board and President
*Leilane Grimaldi Mehler

Vice-President
Tom Helisnki

Secretary
Joe Giannino

Treasurer
Dena Feeney 

Artistic Advisor
*Dr. Elaine R. Walter 

Artistic Liaison 
*Victoria Tresansky

Diana Bohn

Connie Donohoe

*Cyd M. Everett 

Barbara Kalin

Alan Savada

 

Emeritus:

*Dr. Robert Misbin
*Audrey Pendergast