Amy Fiore, Vice President

Amy Fiore joins the JSC team after serving as Executive Director for Only Make Believe. Prior to that, Amy was the Managing Director and Director of Development for TADA! Youth Theater, and also served in leadership roles at Vineyard Theatre, The Public Theater, and MCC Theater. Currently, Amy is Director of Development for Story Pirates. Amy has taught Managing the Arts and Marketing the Arts at New York University’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies as an Adjunct Professor and has been a guest lecturer at NYU, Baruch College and with the Arts & Business Council of New York, among others.

Her fundraising successes include the acquisition of new and renewed institutional funding in excess of $1M and planning a gala event that also exceeded that amount. She has also recruited, trained and managed staff of 10+, devised and managed institutional budgets of $2M+, recruited and provided orientation for board of directors and board committees, and conceptualized, wrote copy and designed countless marketing pieces including direct mailers, donor appeals, brochures, advertisements, on-line promotions, television commercials and e-mail blasts. Amy is the founder and director of Play Theater and resides in Scotch Plains, NJ with her husband and 2 daughters.