Parking


Parking at YoungArts is located beneath the blue & white Tower Building, located on 21st Street, between Biscayne Boulevard and NE 2nd Avenue. Additional street parking is also available in the surrounding area.

Hours


YoungArts' offices are open Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.- 5:30 p.m.EST. You can reach us during these hours at (305) 377-1140 or via fax at (305) 377-1149. You can also reach us on our toll-free number at 1(800) 970-ARTS (2787). For our gallery hours, click here.

GET IN TOUCH

The YoungArts team would love to hear from you!


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For general inquiries, please email [email protected].

STAFF LIST

Office of the President

  • Carolina García Jayaram / President and CEO
  • Donna Lane Downey / Assistant to the CEO

Artistic Programming

  • Lisa Leone / Vice President of Artistic Programs
  • Allison Ball / Director of Education
  • Letty Bassart / Director of Artistic Programs
  • Roberta Behrendt Fliss / Director of Productions
  • Esther Park / Director of Campus Programming
  • Joseph M. NeSmith / Artistic Programs Manager
  • Ty Taylor / Manager of Operations & Archival Media
  • Rebekah Lanae Lengel / Senior Manager of Artistic Programs
  • Claire Traeger / Artistic Programs Manager
  • Neidra Ward / Artistic Programs Manager
  • Jane Rosenbaum / Artistic Programs Production Manager
  • Lauren Winston / Alumni Community Manager
  • Luisa Munera / Artistic Programs Coordinator
  • Joey Butler / Artistic Programs Coordinator

Development

  • John D. Clark / Vice President of Development
  • Lena Koorse / Senior Director of Individual Giving
  • Dee Dee Sides / Senior Director of Strategic Partnerships & Development New York 
  • Gail Epstein / Director of Foundation & Government Relations
  • Alyssa Krop-Brandfon / Director of Stewardship & Events
  • Amy Rosenberg / Director of Annual Giving
  • Felicia Marquez / Director of Corporate Relationships
  • Nicole Mesko / Manager of Database Records and Donor Analysis
  • Ines Jimenez / Events Manager
  • Bohne Lipsey / Development Services Assistant
  • Everett Ford / Development Administrative Assistant
  • Nada Nassif / Development Services

External Relations

  • Vanessa Leitman / Vice President of External Relations and Communications
  • Lee Cohen Hare / Creative Director
  • Dejha Carrington / Director of Public Relations and Marketing
  • Mikey Centrella / Director of Digital Communications
  • Elsie Morales / Senior Marketing Manager
  • Heike Dempster / Public Relations Manager
  • Kelley Kessell / Web & Email Content Developer
  • Isabela Dos Santos / Social Media and Video Officer
  • Katie Breuil / External Relations Coordinator

Operations

  • Jewel Malone / Chief Operating Officer
  • Michael Delgado / Director of Finance
  • Mary Cordova / Office Manager and Finance Assistant
  • Alejandro Oliva / Finance Clerk
  • Natalie Padró / Receptionist 
Information Technology
  • Holdrado Garcia / IT Director
  • Claudio Sampaio / IT Manager
  • Michael Rahaman / IT Assistant