Unfettering Artists' Productivity and Impact

Angie Kim

Angie Kim is President and CEO of the Center for Cultural Innovation (CCI), a California-based knowledge and financial services incubator for individual artists. Angie has over 15 years of experience in the arts and philanthropy having worked in various roles as a grantmaker, evaluator, and communications specialist at the Getty and Flintridge Foundations and as the Director of Programs at Southern California Grantmakers. In addition to working as a consultant to foundations, she has been a lecturer on philanthropy at Claremont Graduate University and University of Southern California and has served as an advisor of numerous arts initiatives. She served on the boards of Leveraging Investments in Creativity and as vice-chair of Grantmakers in the Arts. Currently, she is a board member of California Arts Advocates/Californians for the Arts, California Humanities, and a Council Member of American Association of Museum’s Center for the Future of Museums. In her spare time, she is also an independent consultant providing expertise on informing program design with evaluation objectives for funding programs that intersect social justice and the arts. Kim received her B.A. in art history and English literature from Linfield College, M.A. in art history from University of Southern California, and Ph.D. from Walden University.