Member of CCTV's Honorary Board
Jason Weeks is the Executive Director of the Cambridge Arts Council, a city department and public non-profit agency in Cambridge, MA. Cambridge Arts engages residents and visitors with programming designed to stimulate awareness, participation and support for the arts. Jason works with an Advisory Board, Trustees of the non-profit corporation, the Cambridge Public Art Commission, elected officials, city administration and agency staff to oversee an award-winning Public Art/Percent-for-Art program, the Cambridge Arts Grant Program, Creative Marketplace, the Cambridge Street Performer Program and annual events including Cambridge Arts River Festival, Summer in the City, Cambridge Open Studios, and other community based initiatives.
In addition to his role at Cambridge Arts, Jason is an adjunct professor at Boston University for Arts Administration and regularly delivers academic lectures and participates in conferences and symposia to discuss effective arts administration strategies and community-based partnership and programming. Jason has a background in music and theater and holds Bachelor of the Arts degrees in Music and English Literature from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC and a Master’s degree in Arts Administration from Boston University.