September 19, 2019—Congratulations to Andrea Kerr, Curriculum Coordinator for the Arts, upon receiving an award from the Quinte Arts Council. The recognition was to individuals who are making Quinte a destination for anyone craving a vibrant arts and culture scene.
Kerr was recognized for being an avid promoter and supporter of Arts programs in K-12 schools. This includes the coordination of increased opportunities for learning and being involved in performances in all areas of arts: drama, dance, music and visual arts.
The nominations included the following comments:
A promoter of creativity through the Arts, Andrea is a strong believer that everyone is an artist! She works with teachers, principals and students in all schools K-12 to support the arts and promotes the arts throughout the community. Events she has been involved in include Celebration of Dance, BandFest for elementary students, the Secondary School Student Art Show, We Are One Jazz, Arts en plein air, among others.
Andrea’s strong community connections and partnerships allow students to work with artists and publicly display their art in the community.
The award was presented at the Quinte Arts Council Luncheon for the Arts/Arts Recognition Awards today.
For more information, please contact:
Kerry Donnell, Communications Manager, 613-966-1170 or 1 800 267-4350, extension 62354, [email protected]