Project STEP Welcomes New Executive Director

Project STEP (String Training Education Program) (Boston, MA) announced that Alyssa Lee has been selected to lead the music school as its executive director. Lee comes to the organization with more than fifteen years of nonprofit experience, including ten years of executive level experience. Her past work has focused on community arts programming ranging from positions with community music schools, to arts activist organizations, and professional chamber music ensembles. 

Speaking on behalf of the Board, Diane M. Austin, Board President commented:  “All of us associated with Project STEP are delighted that Alyssa will be directing the organization at this remarkable time in our development.  Project STEP is entering a new phase in our history, with the imminent launch of the Boston BEAM Initiative (Bridge to Equity and Achievement through Music), funded by the Andrew Mellon Foundation. Alyssa’s experience and commitment to our mission will be invaluable as we work with our BEAM partners to change the face of classical music.” 

Alyssa Lee's predecessor, Gabriella Sanna, recently took a position as the Director, Rivers School Conservatory, and Performing Arts Department Chair. 

Read more from Project STEP here.

Published: March 05, 2019