Cindy Sideris has been working for the Tisch School of the Arts' External Affairs, Development, and Alumni Relations department since the summer of 2013. Throughout her time at Tisch she has handled gift processing, managed departmental budgets, coordinated events, and acted as an Associate Producer for the Tisch Gala, which raises over $1 million annually in support of student scholarships. In her new role as Development Associate, she will continue working on creatively producing the Tisch Gala, in addition to stewarding donors and managing the scholarship and grant reporting/application processes.
Cindy is a graduate of the University at Buffalo with a BA in Theater & BS in Business, and began her career working in social media and digital marketing at Situation Interactive, TheaterMania.com, and Daryl Roth Advertising. She is also a recent MBA graduate of NYU's Stern School of Business, specializing in Entertainment, Media & Technology and Marketing. Outside of work, Cindy is a Lyricist in the BMI Musical Theatre Advanced Workshop, an independent producer, and loves to keep up on the latest theater and venture capital news.