Brookes Ebetsch is the Executive Director of Metropolis Performing Arts Centre and School of Performing Arts in suburban Chicago. Previous work at the Institute for Latino Studies focused on visual art exhibitions, documentation of Latinx art and artists, and collaborative arts projects with organizations across the US. Before returning to non-profit arts, she was Executive Director of SunstoneFIT. She was awarded a FLAS fellowship to Brazil and holds a B.F.A. in Studio Arts (photography and ceramics), a second major in Spanish, and a Masters in Nonprofit Administration from the University of Notre Dame | Mendoza School of Business.
“We so rarely are able to focus on ourselves, to have space to learn and build deep relationships. It is a rare opportunity to come together to listen to and inspire one another. This collective experience will challenge me to grow as a leader and as an artist.”