Vice President of Development, Interim
Ellen Kulik brings more than 25 years of experience working with a diverse range of arts and culture organizations to strengthen their advancement, communication, and management strategies. With an extensive background in development and nonprofit management, Ms. Kulik possesses both broad experience and deep understanding of arts organizations and the unique challenges they face.
In recent years, Ms. Kulik has been affiliated with Arts Consulting Group, assisting numerous cultural organizations and performing arts centers throughout the country with revenue enhancement and executive search projects. Earlier in her career, Ms. Kulik held senior positions leading the development efforts for such illustrious organizations as Boston Ballet, San Francisco Ballet, San Diego’s Old Globe Theater, La Jolla Playhouse, Boston’s Huntington Theater, and American Repertory Theater.
Her first career as a ballet dancer in the United States and Europe provided Ms. Kulik with a keen insight into the operations of performing arts organizations, both on and off the stage.
Ms. Kulik holds a master of business administration degree from Simmons College School of Management.