Kathleen Albers currently serves as the Communications Director for the Dona Ana Arts Council.  Before accepting this part-time position in October 2019, Kathleen served as Executive Director for the previous seven years.  Prior to this, Kathleen served as the Education Administrator for the  Las Cruces Symphony Association, then General Manager for the organization from 2005 – 2009.

Kathleen grew up in Oklahoma and Texas, then attended the University of Virginia in Charlottesville for an undergraduate degree in economics.  Later, she secured a masters degree in administration from Ohio University in Athens.  Kathleen and her husband moved from Denver, Colorado to Las Cruces, New Mexico in 1987 and have made their home here ever since.

Kathleen is passionate about arts education for children and has been a champion of this cause in the greater Las Cruces area with the Dona Ana Arts Council and the Las Cruces Symphony since 1998.

Contact information for Kathleen Albers:   kathleena@daarts.org    or  575-523-6403