Ruth Eliel is currently Executive Director of the Colburn Foundation in Los Angeles. She was the Managing Director of the Lewitzky Dance Co., from 1991 for the remaining years of the company’s existence. For a current bio, click on the following weblink: http://www.usc.edu/schools/music/about/board/eliel.html
The bio information below was taken from a 1997 Showbill publication, Lewitzky .
RUTH L. ELIEL (Managing Director), came to the Lewitzky Company in 1991 with fourteen years of financial, administrative and organizational experience in the private sector. Prior to joining the company, she was a senior management consultant at Deloitte & Touche in Los Angeles. She has also consulted for McKinsey & Company and the World Bank. Ms. Eliel started MG Finance Limited of Hong Kong and served as its Managing Director. She worked for with years in line and staff position at the Chase Manhattan Bank in New York and Hong Kong. She has been a guest lecturer on the subject of dance company management at UCLA and California State University Long Beach and served as a grant panelist for the California Communict Foundation, the City of Los Angeles Cultural affairs Department, the Los Angeles County Music and Performing Arts Commission, the California Arts Council, and the National Endowment for the Arts.
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