August 18, 2020
The Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Ms. Josanne Francis, M.M, has been promoted to the position of Executive Director of the Cultural Academy for Excellence (CAFE), Inc.
Ms. Francis is an educator and international performer and lists among her many accomplishments’ a 12-month tenure as Strathmore Artist in Residence (2017-2018); featured performer at New York City’s Carnegie Hall; and founder of the groundbreaking Steel on Wheels, Inc., music education program.
This position has the responsibility for running CAFE’s day-to-day operations and she will report directly to the CAFE Board of Directors. Her official start date was August 15, 2020.