Sean was born in Norwalk, OH and now lives in Westerville, OH where he is currently a junior at Otterbein University. Sean is majoring in Music & Business with a concentration in Fine Arts Administration and a minor in Business Administration. He plans on actively pursuing a career in arts administration upon graduation from Otterbein, with the long-term goal of becoming an executive director of a large arts organization. Sean is very passionate about propelling the arts to succeed and thrive within communities.
In addition to his degree requirements, Sean has become involved on campus in a number of different programs. As an active member of the Residence Life Program, Peer Mentor Program, and Red Grove Entertainment he has gained significant student leadership experience. Furthermore, Sean has stayed particularly active within the music community at Otterbein through numerous performance opportunities. Some of these wonderful experiences have included a flute-clarinet duet Double Sharp, flutist for the Westerville Symphony, Otterbein Flute Quartet member, flutist for Otterbein’s 2013 production of Les Miserables, guest flutist for the Concert Choir’s 2014 Tour, and the production of his junior recital.
In a professional setting, Sean has a wide variety of experiences with non-profit organizations throughout the Greater Columbus area. These experiences include Grant Research Intern at Community Shares of Mid-Ohio, Arts Administration Intern at CityMusic Columbus, and Intern at the Westerville Symphony. He is very excited to take on the role of 2014-2015 Art Awards Coordinator at the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Ohio.