Alongside every successful artist is a partner who specializes in organizational and foundational excellence. As Operations Manager, Cheryl Ann Welsh is that partner for Kidznotes.
A tried-and-true Bull City native, Cheryl Ann has cultivated a solid operational leadership portfolio and background in nonprofit and creative management, including areas such as operations, finance, events and development. Her experience and expertise in both grassroots and national levels, along with her ability to develop and operationalize organization-wide strategy, were developed in a variety of roles and organizations: Director of Operations at Susan G. Komen North Carolina Triangle to the Coast, Project Manager at Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), Special Programs Manager for Rosie O’Donnell’s KidRo Productions, Deputy Director of the Gay and Lesbian Leadership Council for the Democratic National Committee, and, most recently, Office Manager for East Coast Greenway Alliance.
Cheryl Ann holds a sweet spot in her heart for the community, especially children. When she’s not spending time with her wife and two pups at home in their beloved garden in Durham, Cheryl Ann contributes her time and talent by serving on the Board of Directors at Crayons2Calculators and the Durham County Women’s Commission.