With Donald Fann leaving his post at the Arts Center of Cannon County, Neal Appelbaum, left, and James Adkins will be filling his shoes until a permanent director can be named.
The Arts Center of Cannon County Board of Directors announces Executive Director Donald Fann has accepted another employment opportunity and will be leaving the Arts Center as of August 3, 2013.
Fann has been the executive director of the Arts Center of Cannon County since 1995. Under his leadership, the Arts Center of Cannon County and the town ofWoodbury have received national recognition as a model for rural arts community development. Accomplishments include Woodbury being named one of the 100 Best Small Arts Towns in America; founding a Grammy-winning record label; producing an award-winning community theater, and developing a school matinee series.
In announcing Donald’s departure, Board President Tim Spry says “We appreciate the years of service and dedication that Donald has given the Arts Center and wish him much success in his future endeavors. I have every faith and confidence in the interim leadership that has been put in place and look forward to theArtsCentermoving forward and continuing to serve our area as a unique leader in the Arts Community.”
The interim appointments are James Adkins as CEO Interim and Neal Appelbaum as Executive Director Interim.