Client Spotlight: Mariela Parra of Hispanic Arts Society

Congratulations to our client Mariela Parra, the Executive Director of Hispanic Arts Society, on this fabulous article written about her by the Rozsa Foundation

“The distance between Calgary and Latin America has been shrinking every year. No, we are not talking about physical distance nor analyzing the rotational movements of the planet, but about the cultural barriers that have been drastically reduced thanks to the efforts of Mariela Parra.

With her involvement in everything from street festivals, movies, theatre productions, and a project at the Central Library, the Executive Chair of the Hispanic Arts Society is deeply connected to the artistic and cultural scene of Calgary. Along with her Board of Directors, Mariela creates events that are vital to the city and to the Latino community. Her initiatives and projects also constantly provide growth opportunities for artists and other members of the community…

… Currently, [HAS is] halfway through its 3-5 year strategic plan with the consulting company Finley & Associates Ltd., and expect to have it completed by spring.”


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