Chief Executive Officer
The Baltimore Office of Promotion & the Arts (BOPA) is a 501c3 nonprofit that supports arts and culture for the benefit of Baltimore residents and visitors, by connecting artists, arts nonprofits and creative businesses to the resources they need to thrive. BOPA promotes Baltimore as a destination for creativity and culture, produces cultural events in partnership with City of Baltimore and State of Maryland government entities, and advocates for and uplifts Baltimore’s creative community by providing funding and other support to artists, arts programs and arts nonprofits.
BOPA’s mission is to amplify Baltimore by creating pathways for engagement with the arts and supporting equitable growth of its diverse cultural community. Partnering with the Board of Directors, Mayor and City Council, the CEO and the BOPA Team will attract support for the city’s diverse arts and artists and produce cultural and community events, in the process advancing Baltimore as a regional center of America’s creative economy.
The CEO’s operational responsibilities will include BOPA’s programs, advocacy efforts, events, fundraising and finances as well as managing BOPA’s staff of 30 to ensure they are working effectively to support and advance the organization’s mission.
For additional information or to apply, please contact Lee Kappelman, Oscar Quiros, Steve Oppenheim, or Nzuki Waita at info[at]moppenheim[dot]com.