MEET THE TEAM

Managing Director - Kaine Riggan has an extensive career in arts management and development including serving as Director of Performing Arts for the State of Tennessee (Tennessee Arts Commission). He founded the nation's first multi-disciplined Senior Center for the Arts in Nashville, Tennessee and ran the organization for its first five years. He has served as business manager for Temple Theatre in Sanford and the 1800-seat Royal Palace Theatre in Roanoke Rapids, NC.  Also a music-lover, Kaine has sang twice on the Grand Ole Opry, plays the upright bass, guitar and mandolin and has written two musicals which enjoyed regional success in Nashville. A native of Vance County, he lives in Kittrell and currently splits his time between CMR and serving as Downtown Development Director for the city of Henderson.            www.KaineRiggan.com           Kaine@ChamberMusicRaleigh.org

Contract CPA - Lori Aveni is a graduate of Wake Forest University with a background in nonprofit management.  She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants, and the National Association of Tax Professionals and is licensed in the state of North Carolina (State Board of Certified Public Accountant Examiners Certificate number 38685, issued August 25, 2014). She is an active volunteer in the community and in her spare time enjoys gardening and reading. Lori lives in Apex, NC with her husband and their two sons.                                 www.LoriAveniCPA.com                                lori@loriavenicpa.com

Artistic Consultant - Amanda Meliosky  

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