Director, Operations and Advancement
Ina Gittings Bldg, Room 121
Whitney Herr-Buchholz is the Director of Operations and Advancement for the University of Arizona School of Dance. She leads a multifaceted life within the arts.
Whitney holds a Master of Nonprofit Leadership and Management degree from Arizona State University and a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Art and Visual Culture Education for Community and Museums from the University of Arizona. She has curatorial and gallery management experience with Conrad Wilde Gallery, and she developed museum tours and family programs for the Tucson Museum of Art. Prior to her involvement in visual arts, she danced professionally for the San Francisco Ballet and Boston Ballet companies.
Whitney is a recipient of the College of Fine Arts Excellence in Fundraising award as well as the Excellence in Service award. Having worked in the department since 2012, Whitney is delighted to contribute to the mission of the School of Dance. She is dedicated to advancing the arts as integral to vibrant, healthy communities.