Chief Financial Officer
Elizabeth Fox joined MMDG just months after the company opened the Dance Center in 2001. Since its inception, she has managed Capital, Program, and Operations budgets as well as Human Resources, IT strategic planning, and Dance Center operations. She oversees the Finance, Operations and Facility Departments. As 2nd in command she plays an integral role in the organization’s long-range planning and growth management. She works closely with the Executive Director Nancy Umanoff and has helped lead the organization though 6 capital expansions, staff growth from 6 to 67 full-time equivalents and overseen growth of the operating budget from $3m to nearly $8m over the past 15 years. She lives in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn with her daughter and husband and enjoys walking to work every day. She is the Assistant Treasurer of her Co-op Board and Treasurer of her Neighborhood Block Association. She has volunteered for MOMA, Brooklyn Botanic Gardens and World Music Institute. She holds a BA in Finance with a Minor in Art History from the University of Georgia and an MA in Business from the University of Wisconsin-Madison – Bolz Center for Arts Administration. In June 2015, she graduated from the esteemed CORO Leadership New York program and considers it to be the most formative professional development experience in her career thus far.