THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
PRESIDENT CLINTON NAMES CYNTHIA A. MURRAY-BELIVEAU TO THE ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON THE ARTS OF THE JOHN F. KENNEDY CENTER President Clinton announced today his intent to appoint Cynthia A.
Murray-Beliveau to be a member of the Advisory Committee on the Arts of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
Cynthia A. Murray-Beliveau is a life-long resident of the state of Maine and has worked in educational, artistic and political endeavors for many years. She has served as the Chair of FORUM-A, an arts consortium between the University of Maine and local communities. Her background includes work as a production assistant for "Music From Maine", a program aired on National Public Radio, as a public school music teacher, and as a counselor using art and music therapy with children. She has served as a Trustee of the University of Maine System and currently chairs the Development Committee of the Board of Overseers for St. Joseph's College in Maine.
The Advisory Committee on the Arts of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is charged with advising and consulting with the Board of Trustees for the Center. The Committee makes recommendations to the Board regarding existing and prospective cultural activities to be featured at the Center. In addition, the members of the Committee assist in the Center's fundraising and act as liaisons to performance groups and performing centers throughout the nation.