About Us

PARTNERS FOR THE ARTS, INC. is a unique organization that seeks to:

  • encourage and promote emerging performing artists not under professional management by sponsoring competitions and public presentations
  • promote and interact with performing arts organizations and schools of music in mutually beneficial activities and awards
  • collaborate with others to develop educational programs that nurture audience development and appreciation of classical music and the arts

Founding Members

President: LEILANE GRIMALDI MEHLER (…MORE)

Treasurer: F. VICTORIA TRESANSKY (…MORE)

Artistic Advisor: DR. ELAINE R. WALTER (…MORE)

Membership: CYD MILLER EVERETT (…MORE)

Vice President Emeritus: DR. ROBERT MISBIN (…MORE)

AUDREY PENDERGAST (…MORE)