Jon Taylor

Jon Taylor

“Her intelligence, work ethic and legal training, combined with her assertiveness and receptiveness to the ideas of others …” I have had the pleasure of working with Cecelia for more than thirty years, with three orchestras — Brooklyn Philharmonic,...
Sandra Billingslea

Sandra Billingslea

“She asks the hard questions, can foresee pitfalls and delves behind the obvious to the root of problems.” Cecelia Hobbs Gardner is an exceptional violinist, leader and lawyer. I met Cecelia at the Imperial Theatre during Michael Bennett’s Dreamgirls in 1982. After...
Valerie Naranjo

Valerie Naranjo

“Cecelia is an excellent human being, who possesses not only needed expertise … but the energy, compassion, and attention to detail that is needed so desperately right now.” I met Cecelia many years ago, when she took it upon herself to give me advice that allowed for...
Daire FitzGerald

Daire FitzGerald

“Intelligence, honesty, integrity, a willingness to listen, and a mindset of never giving up until the problem is solved.” I am so thrilled to endorse Cecelia Hobbs Gardner for Executive Board. Intelligence, honesty, integrity, a willingness to listen, and a mindset...
Maryellen Shea

Maryellen Shea

“It is rare to find in one person such an extraordinary constellation of talents so perfectly suited to meet the comprehensive needs of artists and arts organizations.” It is rare to find in one person such an extraordinary constellation of talents so...