Elyse Buxbaum

Deputy Director of Development

As Deputy Director of Development, Elyse Buxbaum is responsible for implementing fundraising strategies and overseeing efforts to raise support for program funding, annual fund gifts, and major gifts.  With nearly two decades of experience in the cultural field, Elyse has worked for numerous institutions including the National Museum of Women in the Arts (Washington, DC), Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, Smithsonian Institution (New York, NY), and CUNY Creative Arts Team. She holds a M.A. in Arts Administration from Columbia University and a B.A. from Brandeis University.