Regional Outreach and Engagement Manager
Atlantic Film Festival
Co-Chair artsScene Halifax
Rose Zack is a passionate arts administrator, with nearly 15 years experience through her various roles with cultural organizations in Alberta and Nova Scotia. Currently the Regional Outreach and Engagement Manager for the Atlantic Film Festival, overseeing the popular summer film series, Outdoor Film Experience. Rose’s love for culture and her adopted home province has her actively involved as a volunteer with a number of cultural organizations and events, as well as serving as a board member with several local and National arts organizations, including Centre for Art Tapes, Creative Cities Network and Business for the Arts - ArtScene and Nocturne: Art at Night.
Rose has received numerous accolades for her commitment to art and culture, including the Chronical Herald’s Arts & Culture Honour Role (2011), Canadian Progress Club’s Women of Excellence Awards – Arts & Culture (2012), Progress Magazine’s People We Love 2012 (Vol. 19 No. 2) and Fusion’s GO Awards – Arts & Culture (2012).
Prior to moving to Halifax in 2007, Rose worked in Public Programming for ten years at the Glenbow Museum in Calgary, Alberta and was lead programmer for a number of arts, culture and history exhibits, and developed numerous successful programming partnerships with community and cultural groups throughout the city.