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Nevada Arts Council hires Stephanie Montgomery as Grants and Projects Analyst 

CARSON CITY, Nevada —  

The Nevada Arts Council has hired Stephanie Montgomery as a Grants Analyst. This position assures that the Nevada Arts Council grant program appropriately and effectively provides critical financial resources to the citizens of the state.  

Montgomery will manage the federal grant from the National Endowment for the Arts and the statewide sub-granting program of the Nevada Arts Council for the State of Nevada. Montgomery will ensure the proper functionality, usability and accuracy of the data input into the Nevada Arts Council grants management system, maintain records and files, engage with grant applicants and recipients, and collaborate with Nevada Arts Council staff and board on grant offerings and guidelines. She is based in northern Nevada out of the Carson City office. 

Montgomery earned her B.A. in History at the University of Nevada, Reno, and her M.A. and Ph.D. in Chinese History at the University of California, Santa Cruz. A former educator who grew up in rural Nevada, Stephanie is passionate about making the arts and humanities accessible for all.  

“With her experience and having grown up in rural Nevada, Stephanie brings great perspective and project managements skills to the Nevada Arts Council,” said Tony Manfredi, Nevada Arts Council executive director. “Her enthusiasm is contagious, and she will be a great addition to our team.” 

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The Nevada Arts Council is part of the Nevada Division of Tourism and Cultural Affairs. Its mission is to enrich the cultural life of the state through leadership that preserves, supports, strengthens, and makes excellence in the arts accessible to all Nevadans.