Beth Bowman is a senior executive level arts and culture leadership professional. She has worked with many arts and culture organizations including: Interact Center for the Visual and Performing Arts, the Soap Factory, Artspace Projects, Theatre de la Jeune Lune, the Hippodrome State Theatre and the Children’s Museum of Minnesota. She currently serves as a Vice President for the Goldstein Museum of Design advisory board and has previously served on the Givens Foundation for African American Literature and the Cycling Museum of Minnesota boards. Beth was President of the Board of Directors for the University of Minnesota College of Design as well as the College of Visual Arts Alumni Boards. She has served in a committee/advisory capacity for the Minnesota Orchestra, the Cedar Cultural Center, the Minnesota State Arts Board and DOCOMOMO MN. She has led panels and projects with Art Basel Switzerland, the American Craft Council, the Walker Art Center, the Minnesota Theatre Alliance, the Metropolitan Council, SooVac and the Springboard for the Arts. She was a media delegate for the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Forum. Beth is a recipient of the University of Minnesota College of Education and Human Development 2017 Alumni Society Award of Excellence. She holds two graduate degrees from the University of Minnesota.