Jessie Kilguss

Executive Director


Jessie is passionate about using the arts as a springboard for personal transformation. Having served as both the Director of Development and Public Relations at Art Start and subsequently, the Development Director and Program Manager at Arts For All, Jessie has been committed to bringing arts education to under-served communities for the past several years.

In addition to her work in the non-profit sector, Jessie is also a singer/songwriter and a former actress. As a singer/songwriter, she has released three albums, toured Europe with Freddie Stevenson, opening for the Waterboys and played a featured show at the Sundance Film Festival. As an actress, she worked in feature film and the West End in London.