EASTCHESTER, N.Y. -- The Eastchester Music Boosters hosted their inaugural Careers in the Arts event on June 3.
More than 65 people attended, including students, parents and alumni. Each attendee left with a program booklet with experience and advice from more than 30 alumni and arts faculty representing a wide range of arts-related careers.
Music faculty member Katherine Ness guided the evening, which featured the following speakers:
- David Viviano, a parent and Chief Economist for Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television & Radio Artists.
- Mike McCann, a 1972 alumnus and 41-year broadcast professional.
- Kimberly Giannelli, a 2001 alumna and dancer.
- Pierre Piscitelli, a 2009 alumnus and professional musician.
- Brandon Salerno, a 2012 alumnus and professional actor.
- Rebecca Fix, a 2011 alumna and music teacher.
- Emily Meneghin, a 2011 alumna and playwright.
- GIna Zohar, one of Eastchester's art teachers.