Kathy Mouacheupao

Executive Director
Metropolitan Regional Arts Council
St. Paul, Minnesota

Kathy Mouacheupao is the Executive Director for the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council located in Saint Paul and serving the 7-county metropolitan area.  She values art as an expression of culture, and culture as an expression of people and communities.


Most recently Kathy served as Program Officer for Creative Placemaking with the Twin Cities Local Initiatives Support Corporation (TC LISC) and before that she served as the Executive Director of the Center for Hmong Arts and Talent (CHAT). She was a 2016 Roy Wilkins Fellow and a 2011 Bush Leadership Fellow. Currently, she is a co-chair for the Asian American/Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy MN Chapter and is a member of the Saint Paul Planning Commission and the Coalition of Asian American Leaders (CAAL).