Allyson Esposito

Allyson Esposito is the current Director for Arts and Culture at the Boston Foundation.

Prior to this, she served as the Director of the Cultural Grants Program for the Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events (DCASE) for the City of Chicago and as the Program Officer for the Mayer & Morris Kaplan Family Foundation in Highland Park, IL. She came to philanthropy from the for-profit sector, where she worked as an attorney and an information technology/risk management consultant with Deloitte & Touche for many years. 

Esposito has also been a practicing dance artist and choreographer for more than 15 years, working with numerous artists and companies in Nashville, Chicago and now Boston. She has been a leading member of the Chicago-based company The Space Movement Project since its founding in 2005, and led the company as its executive director from 2007-2012. Presently, she is primarily working as a company member with Boston-based artist Peter DiMuro's Public Displays of Motion.

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