Hope Sullivan

Hope Sullivan

Hope Sullivan

Hope Sullivan has been the Executive Director of IS183, Art School of the Berkshires since 2005. During her tenure the art school has restored its' historic 1870 second-century Victorian facility, more than tripled its' reach through the development of new tactics to achieve the mission and, doubled the budget through the development of new sources of funding including significant support from the State Department of Education and several nationally-based, family foundations. Hope has an extensive background in fundraising, program development, finance, marketing and advertising at Barrington Stage Company, Goldman Sachs & Co., Sharpe Partners and Second Stage Theatre. She holds a BS from Ithaca College, a MFA from Columbia University and lives in Pittsfield, MA with her daughter and dog.