October 14, 2023
Door opens 5:30 PM, Program Starts 6:30 PM
Cocktails & Hors d’oeuvres Reception
Dress Code: Dressy Casual or Semi-formal, Cultural Wear Optional
Dr. Anne Huang is a seasoned arts executive, and a highly regarded, culturally specific capacity building consultant and resource equity advocate. In 2019 Anne was appointed the first person of color, immigrant and San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival artist to lead World Arts West. Under Anne’s equity and inclusion focus, World Arts West has embarked on a new horizon.
Anne is the former Executive Director of OACC, where she transformed it from a struggling arts organization into a leading cultural institution. Anne led the OACC in large-scale innovative partnerships, and OACC’s partnership with KALW and StoryCorps produced the first and only full-length audio documentary about the history of Oakland Chinatown.
Anne has served in leadership roles for National Dance Project’s Regional Dance Development Initiative, New York Foundation for the Arts’ Immigrant Artist Program, and the City of Oakland’s Mayoral Arts Task Force. She is the Board Chair of Dance/USA Board of Trustees.
The Sumulong Family
The East Bay Toishan Association
Dongyeon Lee and Jinhwa Hong