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Bill Ivey

Chairman

National Endowment for the Arts

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National Endowment for the Arts

1201 16Th Street, Nw

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia,20036

United States

Company Description

About the National Endowment for the Arts: The National Endowment for the Arts is a public agency dedicated to supporting excellence in the arts, both new and established; bringing the arts to all Americans; and providing leadership in arts education. Establis... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Director

Vanderbilt University


Associate Professor of Music

Brooklyn College


Affiliations

Country Music Hall of Fame

Director


Creators' Freedom Project

Advisory Panel Member


Center for American Progress

Trustee


Council on Library and Information Resources

Member of the Intangible Heritage Preservation Committee


Founding Council

Member


Center for Arts and Culture

Senior Fellow


Music Educators National Conference

Board Member


National Council on the Arts Nominees

Board Member


President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities

Member of Transition Team


Institute Of Studies

Senior Research Fellow


U.S. Department of Cultural Affairs

Founder


Education

National Academy of Recording Arts


American Music of Brooklyn College

Institute for Studies


bachelor's degree

history

University of Michigan


degrees

folklore , history and ethnomusicology

Indiana University


degrees

folklore , history and ethnomusicology

Michigan Technological University


degrees

folklore , history and ethnomusicology

University of Michigan


degrees

folklore , history and ethnomusicology

Wayne State University


masters degree

folklore and ethnomusicology

Indiana University


Web References(192 Total References)


BCOME 2007

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Bill Ivey
Bill Ivey Director of the Curb Center for Art, Enterprise, and Public Policy at Vanderbilt University, Former Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts under President Clinton Bill Ivey is the Director of the Curb Center for Art, Enterprise, and Public Policy at Vanderbilt University, an innovative arts policy research center with offices in Nashville, Tennessee and Washington, DC. He also directs the Center's Washington-based program for senior government career staff, the Arts Industries Policy Forum. Since 2002, Ivey has been Vanderbilt's Harvie Branscomb Distinguished Visiting Scholar (an endowed faculty position). He serves as Senior Consultant to Leadership Music, a music industry professional development program, and is currently President of the American Folklore Society. Ivey chairs the board of the National Recording Preservation Foundation, a federally-chartered foundation affiliated with the Library of Congress, and is a member of the Intangible Heritage Preservation Committee of the Council on Library and Information Resources. Ivey is a trustee of the Center for American Progress, a Washington, DC, "think tank. His book about the public interest and America's cultural system will be published by the University of California Press in the fall of 2007. From May, 1998 through September, 2001, Ivey served in the Clinton-Gore Administration as the seventh Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts.


AFS Current Officers, Editors, Committee Chairs, and Delegates - American Folklore Society

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Bill Ivey(AFS President, 2006-2007)
Bill Ivey is the Director of the Curb Center for Art, Enterprise, and Public Policy at Vanderbilt University, an arts policy research center with offices in Nashville, Tennessee, and Washington, DC. He also serves as Senior Consultant to Leadership Music, a music industry professional development program, and chairs the board of the National Recording Preservation Foundation, a federally-chartered foundation affiliated with the Library of Congress. From May, 1998 through September, 2001, Ivey served as the seventh Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal cultural agency. Following years of controversy and significant budget cuts, Ivey's leadership is credited with restoring Congressional confidence in the work of the NEA. Ivey's Challenge America Initiative, launched in 1999, has to date garnered more than $19 million in new Congressional appropriations for the Arts Endowment. Ivey returned to Washington, DC, in the fall of 2008 to serve as Team Leader for Arts and Humanities in the Barack Obama Presidential Transition. Prior to government service, Ivey was director of the Country Music Foundation in Nashville, Tennessee. He was twice elected board chairman of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. Ivey holds degrees in folklore, history, and ethnomusicology, as well as honorary doctorates from the University of Michigan, Michigan Technological University, Wayne State University, and Indiana University. He is a four-time Grammy Award nominee (Best Album Notes category), and is the author of numerous articles on US cultural policy and folk and popular music. Ivey is the author of Arts, Inc.: How Greed and Neglect Have Destroyed Our Cultural Rights (University of California Press, 2008), called by critic Benjamin Barber "an important book about democracy.â€


National Press Club -- WHAT: The Record

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Henry Shelton, Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff. . . . Fri., Dec. 15, Susan Herman, Director, National Center for Victims of Crime. . . . Mon., Dec. 18, Bill Ivey, Chairman, National Endowment for the Arts.


National Press Club -- WHAT: The Record

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Henry Shelton, Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff. . . . Fri., Dec. 15, Susan Herman, Director, National Center for Victims of Crime. . . . Mon., Dec. 18, Bill Ivey, Chairman, National Endowment for the Arts. . . . Wed., Jan. 10, Secretary of Defense William Cohen.


About the American Folklore Society: AFS Leadership

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Bill Ivey (AFS President, 2006-2007)
Bill Ivey is the Director of the Curb Center for Art, Enterprise, and Public Policy at Vanderbilt University, an arts policy research center with offices in Nashville, Tennessee, and Washington, DC. He also serves as Senior Consultant to Leadership Music, a music industry professional development program, and chairs the board of the National Recording Preservation Foundation, a federally-chartered foundation affiliated with the Library of Congress. From May, 1998 through September, 2001, Ivey served as the seventh Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal cultural agency. Following years of controversy and significant budget cuts, Ivey's leadership is credited with restoring Congressional confidence in the work of the NEA. Ivey's Challenge America Initiative, launched in 1999, has to date garnered more than $19 million in new Congressional appropriations for the Arts Endowment. Prior to government service, Ivey was director of the Country Music Foundation in Nashville, Tennessee. He was twice elected board chairman of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. Ivey holds degrees in folklore, history, and ethnomusicology, as well as honorary doctorates from the University of Michigan, Michigan Technological University, Wayne State University, and Indiana University. He is a four-time Grammy Award nominee (Best Album Notes category), and is the author of numerous articles on US cultural policy and folk and popular music. His newest book, Arts, Inc.: How Greed and Neglect Have Destroyed Our Cultural Rights, was published by the University of California Press in 2008.


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