Jennifer Clarke is an arts administrator, grant making professional, and Executive Director. In addition to managing numerous arts organizations, she has implemented several grant making programs and is a specialist in government and foundation grants for the arts. Jennifer is Executive Director of ACMP - Associated Chamber Music Players (November 2016), an organization that creates opportunities for musicians at all levels and ages across the globe to play chamber music together through programs, grant making, and education. During her tenure, she has steered the organization through a strategic planning process, expanded the grant making programs, introduced new interactive programs that have vastly increased participation among players, and developed and implemented an integrated communications plan.
Jennifer is the founding Executive Director of nonprofit music organization, Melodia Women's Choir NYC, from start-up through sustainability. The group commissions composers to create new works, and explores, performs, and promotes rarely heard music for women's voices. Conducted by Cynthia Powell, Melodia performs classical and contemporary music for broad audiences in different NYC venues.