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Dr. Michele Scott Taylor Appointed to Cuyahoga Arts & Culture Board of Trustees

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CLEVELAND (January 15, 2020) – Dr. Michele Scott Taylor has been appointed by Cuyahoga County Executive Armond Budish to serve on the Cuyahoga Arts & Culture (CAC) Board of Trustees.

Dr. Michele Scott Taylor is the chief program officer at College Now Greater Cleveland. She serves on ideastream’s Community Advisory Board and the board of Global Ambassadors Language Academy. She previously served on the board of Progressive Arts Alliance. Dr. Scott Taylor is also CEO and principal of Global Learning Solutions, a small consulting firm she started in an effort to provide cultural competency development, program evaluation, program and proposal development, grant writing, and other assistance to small businesses and nonprofit organizations.

Dr. Scott Taylor has been appointed to a new term ending March 31, 2023. She replaces former trustee Ken Miller, who relocated out of state in 2019.

“We are excited to welcome Michele to our Board,” said Jill M. Paulsen, interim CEO + executive director of Cuyahoga Arts & Culture. “Michele’s roots in the community and her knowledge of nonprofit operations and arts organizations – especially those focused on education and lifelong learning – make her a real asset to our agency.”

Cuyahoga Arts & Culture is governed by a Board of Trustees consisting of five members who serve rotating three-year terms without compensation. Board members are appointed by the Cuyahoga County Executive and confirmed by Cuyahoga County Council.

All CAC Board of Trustees meetings are open to the public. Learn more and view a schedule of upcoming meetings at

Cuyahoga Arts & Culture (CAC) is one of the largest public funders for arts and culture in the nation, helping hundreds of organizations in Cuyahoga County connect millions of people to cultural experiences each year. Since 2006, CAC has invested more than $193 million in 420 organizations both large and small, making our community a more vibrant place to live, work and play. For more information, visit

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