Josy Dussek is the Director of Arts Operations for New York’s City Parks Foundation Arts and Cultural Department. The arts department operates Summer Stage in Central Park, Summer Stage in various citywide locations, Summer Stage Family, the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival and the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre. The Arts department produces free and accessible arts and cultural events, such as music, dance, theater, opera, comedy, puppetry and family programs in all five boroughs of New York City.
With over 20 years as a performing arts administrator, Josy has worked with organizations such as the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, as the Night Concerts Communications Specialist, as a music video Producer with WHNO-TV and backstage manager for the Essence Music Festivals. Besides her love for music, her hobbies are reading, cooking and spending time with family.