Adam Sheldon

Director, Community Music School
MBA, Baldwin Wallace University

Adam Sheldon

Adam SheldonDirector, Community Music School
Lecturer in Arts Management

MBA, B.M.E., Baldwin Wallace University

Adam Sheldon is the director of the Community Music School and outreach programs at Baldwin Wallace University. Prior to being appointed to this role, Sheldon was the operations and finance manager for the Community Partnership for Arts and Culture in Cleveland. In this role, he led the national Artist as an Entrepreneur Institute, assisted with the Creative Workforce Fellowship program, provided technical assistance to artists and arts-related organizations while overseeing the financial and human resource operations of the organization. In tandem to this position, he served (and continues to serve) as the executive director of SMART360, a comprehensive music and literacy program for students grades one to four in the Akron Public School System. For this work, Sheldon was awarded the Education Impact Award from the Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation and the Volunteer of the Year award by the Superintendent of Akron Public Schools.

Sheldon holds a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Music Education degree with an emphasis in arts management from Baldwin Wallace University. He continues to stay professionally involved both regionally and nationally as a member of the National Guild for Community Arts Education and as a member of the Cleveland Arts Education Consortium.