Professor Emeritus of Arts Administration
Bio: Alan Yaffe's professional background is in management and marketing of theaters and symphony orchestras. He served as director of marketing for the Pittsburgh Symphony, managing director for Shakespeare & Company and director of marketing and planning for the Coconut Grove Playhouse. He is a consultant to professional arts organizations in the areas of marketing, fundraising, organizatonal capacity building, product development and arts education. He has lectured and conducted workshops in China, Norway, Germany, Poland, Chile, Argentina, the Ukraine and, as a Fulbright Scholar, the Czech Republic.