Sharon Maidenberg

Marin Headlands/Sausalito, CA

sharon maidenberg is the executive director of Headlands Center of the Arts, a 35 year old artist-centered organization best known for its international and multi-disciplinary Artists in Residence program and its magical and unique historic former military base location in the national park. Each year approximately 80 artists are served through Headlands’ immersive and deeply supportive programs for artists and more than 10,000 audience members and visitors benefit from the Center’s public programming. Prior to her time at Headlands, sharon served in multiple capacities at various local artist-driven organizations including New Langton Arts, Southern Exposure, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts and San Francisco Art Institute to name a few. She guest lectures and presents at arts related conferences and is a founding Board member of Common Field.