Lydia Carmany
Development Manager

Lydia Carmany is the Development Associate, overseeing database management and donor relations support. Lydia is from Northeast Ohio, where she studied philosophy, communications, and theology at Malone University. She is an experienced fundraiser with a passion for both arts and education. Before joining Inner-City Arts, Lydia coordinated development efforts for Communities In Schools of Los Angeles, Get Lit-Words Ignite, and The Broad Stage. Prior to that, she taught creative writing and poetry, and was a substitute high school English teacher. For the past decade, she has sought out organizations that help children find and share their voices, and is thrilled to have found a place at Inner-City Arts.