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ArtsSpeak at the RNC 2016

Posted on: Feb 21, 2017

ArtsSpeak is a national nonpartisan policy forum to discuss the transformative power of the arts. Located at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, ArtsSpeak is a national nonpartisan policy forum to discuss the transformative power of the arts to impact 21st century learning, the economy, and healing, especially for wounded military veterans and their families. Opening remarks by Americans for the Arts CEO Robert Lynch and NAMM CEO Joe Lamond. Speakers include former presidential candidate Governor Mike Huckabee, Oklahoma City Mayor and U.S. Conference of Mayors President Mick Cornett, Cleveland Clinic Arts & Medicine Institute Director Maria Jukic, CEO and Executive Director of Cuyahoga Arts & Culture Karen Gahl-Mills, Cleveland MetroHealth CEO Akram Boutros, New Mexico Lieutenant Governor John Sanchez, and Americans for the Arts Artist Committee member Ben Folds.