The ArtHeart Team
The ArtHeart team includes staff, board members, student placements, and volunteers, all working together to improve the lives of the community through visual arts.
ArtHeart’s Core Staff Members
Cynthia Manages and oversees special projects and programs at ArtHeart. She liaises with outside community agencies which also support ArtHeart, such as ArtScape and our donors. She also coordinates volunteers.
Tim has worked with ArtHeart for over twenty years in a variety of roles. He has overseen ArtHeart’s Youth Employment Program for several years, which provides job skills training and employment for Regent Park youth. Tim also oversees ArtHeart’s “No Starving Artists!” Food Program.
ArtHeart’s Board of Directors
September 2020: the position of Board Co-chair is currently open. We are ideally looking for someone with past board experience, although this is not absolutely necessary. We are looking for someone with unique skills in: human resources, events, and fundraising.
If you are interested in joining our board please contact us.
Our current dedicated board members are:
- Sandi Wong – Co-Chair
- Alexandra Calder Karagianis – Secretary
- Faizel Bhabha – Treasurer
- Yoon-Ji Kweon- Director
ArtHeart Founder and Legacy Project:
- Seanna Connell
ArtHeart offers a limited number of college and university placements to students who are studying to work in either of these sectors. Placement students help us in executing our mission and vision of enhancing self-sufficiency, promoting well-being and engaging our community so everyone has the opportunity to thrive!
Find out more about this opportunity.
Volunteers are essential to the success of ArtHeart as well as to the well-being of our participants. Whether you’re an artist, a budding artist, a social media guru or you are committed to giving your time…we treasure all talents!
Find out more about volunteering.