Executive Director, Nevada Arts Council
Tony Manfredi joined the Nevada Arts Council (NAC) as Executive Director in September, 2017. Manfredi provides the strategic direction and leadership for the organization, assessing and overseeing current programming, optimizing business development opportunities for artists, arts organizations and the public, representing the agency and state in regional and national forums, and managing the staff and budget housed within state government. His professional background combines 24 years of strategic planning, management, marketing, creative, and fundraising services for both local and international businesses and organizations. Manfredi is a graduate of the University of San Diego with the degrees in communication studies and art. Previously, Manfredi was senior vice-president content and marketing for Reno’s PBS Member Station, KNPB.