Rebecca Kinslow

Community & Organizational Development Director
Metro Arts
Nashville, Tennessee

Rebecca Kinslow is the Community & Organizational Development Director and a member of the executive leadership team for Metro Arts, Nashville’s Office of Arts & Culture. With over 20 years of experience as an arts administrator, she has specialized in event-planning, marketing, community development, program management and organizational development in the non-profit, higher education and government sectors.
Kinslow leads the development, strategic planning and oversight of programs, partnerships and financial investments designed to support stronger arts & cultural organizations in Nashville. She oversees a $2.5 million annual public grant investment program, cultural and racial equity strategy, community arts programming and a wide network of local and national partnerships that expand the mission of Metro Arts to drive a vibrant and equitable community through the arts.  Currently, she is participating in the National Arts Strategies/University of Pennsylvania Executive Program in Arts & Cultural Strategy, a Collective Impact learning cohort of nonprofit, private sector and government representatives in Nashville, and an Arts Workgroup with the Government Alliance for Racial Equity. She also serves on the steering committee for the Americans for the Arts County Arts Network and the program advisory committee for the Arts & Business Council of Greater Nashville.