Kamloops Arts Council looking for new executive director

The Kamloops Arts Council has started the hunt for a new executive director.

Terri Hadwin took on the role at the local arts organization in 2019, but has now decided to move on to other opportunities.

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Hadwin will leave her post in two weeks to take on a role at the Thompson Nicola Regional District as a grants and research assistant.

"The KAC has a tremendous team in place that works tirelessly to make the arts as accessible as possible for our community," Hadwin said in a letter announcing her departure to KAC members and the community.

"I am filled with joyful anticipation in my next career placement with the Thompson Nicola Regional District, but I am melancholy in leaving my position with the Kamloops Arts Council," she wrote.

The non-profit organization was founded in 1968 and supports artists in the Kamloops area. Part of its mandate is to take arts out into the community by offering no-cost arts programs, performances, workshops and events.

The position has been posted on the KAC's job board, online at kamloopsarts.ca/whats-on/job-board.

The position closes on May 25.

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