Written by Wayne T Price
Engiran has been appointed CEO of the Brevard Cultural Alliance
The Board of Directors of the Brevard Cultural Alliance, the designated local arts agency in Brevard County, was recently named Kathy Engiran as an executive director.
I have served as interim director of BCA since October 2019, and have worked full time at BCA since 2004.
Engeran has been artistic director with the Florida Department of Arts and Culture, the Department of State, the State Arts Agency in Tallahassee, and with the Hillsborough Council on the Arts in Tampa.
She received her Bachelor’s degree in Communications from Florida State University.
During her tenure, she has led programs such as the BCA Cultural Summits and Cultural Support Grant Programs.
She has over 30 years of experience in arts management.
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“Kathy was a natural fit for the CEO role,” he said. Leah Blackmore, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Brevard Cultural Alliance. “I am confident that Kathy will continue to take BCA to new heights as a result of her tenure, relationships, and commitment to advancing arts and culture here in our community.”
BCA is a non-profit professional organization representing the arts and culture sector on the Space Coast.
Its focus is on promoting Brevard County as a cultural destination, promoting educational opportunities through participation in the arts and promoting the sustainability of a cultural community.
It is supported in part by the State of Florida, the State Department, the Department of Cultural Affairs, the Florida Council on Arts and Culture, the Brevard Board of County Commissioners, the Space Coast Tourism Bureau, and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Public Relations Association Honors Haskins
Kelly Haskins, Vice President of Marketing at Launch Credit Union, was recently awarded the 2021 Space Coast Doris Fleischman Award from Space Coast Public Relations Association membership.
The award is given to the “unsung hero” in the association who consistently provides support and assistance to the class and their peers.
named after Doris Fleishman, business partner and wife Edward Bernays, “Abu” Public Relations.
It honors those who make contributions to the class and the public relations profession through consistent and tireless efforts that may often go unacknowledged, similar to those of Doris Fleishman, who worked tirelessly behind the scenes.
Haskins joined the local branch in 2018, serving as a treasurer from 2018 to 2021.
She has also been involved in the growth of “Launch Credit Union” and her participation in many community endeavours.
Holdsworth joins Berkshire Hathaway as a realtor
Stacy Holdsworth He recently joined Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices as a Realtor and Sales Partner.
Holdsworth has been in real estate for over 15 years.
Certified as a New Home Sales Professional by the National Association of Home Builders.
Holdsworth holds an undergraduate degree from Valencia Community College. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Applied Computer Science, and Mass Communication from the University of Central Florida.
She can be reached at 321-557-2498 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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