Natasha Bood is passionate about building strong, engaged communities around not-for-profit organizations. She believes that a mindful focus on the human relationships that organizations are founded upon is essential to keeping them strong. Natasha has served as the Executive Director of Editors Canada since 2020. She has also provided leadership as the Executive Director of Toronto Summer Music, the Regina Symphony Orchestra, and Olivia Chow's charity - The Institute for Change Leaders. Natasha won the John Hobday Award for Arts Management from the Canada Council in 2015. In 2014, she was instrumental in Toronto Summer Music becoming the first arts organization to win the Association of Fundraising Professionals award for Excellence in Fundraising, small organizations.
Cultural Not-For-Profit, Arts Service Organizations, Festivals / presenters
Audience development / engagement, Festivals and events management, Fundraising (operations), General / operational management, Governance, Grant and proposal writing, Marketing / social media / communications, Presenting and producing,
Literary arts and publishing, Performing arts