Landmarks, the University of Texas’ public art program, has appointed Kathleen Brady Stimpert as deputy director.
In the newly established position, Stimpert will oversee Landmarks’ operational and institutional affairs, managing the organization’s performance and growth by leading daily operations including administration, collections management, education programs and communications. Stimpert will also serve as a representative of and chief advisor to Landmarks Director Andrée Bober and assist with strategic planning, board development and fundraising initiatives.
“Kathleen’s extensive background in communications and arts management will be a great
asset to Landmarks,” says Andrée Bober, director of Landmarks.
Stimpert comes to Landmarks from the City of Austin Cultural Arts Division where she managed all communications as well as the City’s UNESCO designation and cultural tourism plan. Prior to that, she served as director of public pelations and parketing for the Blanton Museum of Art, chief communications officer for UT’s School of Architecture, and as director of communications for the National Academy Museum in New York.