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Artist Communities Alliance

Lisa Funderburke

Lisa Funderburke is president/CEO of Artist Communities Alliance. She works with residencies, foundations and other nonprofits on effective strategy and improving the efficacy of teams and programs. A scientist by training, she has served as an herbarium collections manager and public-school educator and has held leadership posts at several art and science nonprofits. She is on the Grantmakers in the Arts Individual Artist Committee and serves on boards of Orion Magazine and RustleLab. She is the founder of the Five Pillars of a Healthy Residency Evaluation tool and coined the term equitable capacity. (Board term 2018-2023)