Meet Suzanne Davidson

The Board of Directors of the Hot Springs Music Festival are pleased to announce the appointment of Suzanne Davidson as the Executive Director of the Hot Springs Music Festival.

Suzanne Davidson is a member of the Hot Springs Board of Directors for District 1, which includes much of downtown Hot Springs. In that post, she is one of the major supporters of the recent efforts to revitalize the downtown and encourage its economic development. She has also just been appointed to a second four-year volunteer term on the Arkansas Arts Council by Gov Mike Beebe.She began her professional career as an art teacher, has also been a successful small business owner, and headed an effort to organize the schools’ records in Dallas. Davidson has been a manager of nonprofit arts, service organizations, and manufacturing.

Active in her community, Ms Davidson is a member of the Park Avenue Community Association, the Gateway Community Association and the Whittington Valley Neighborhood Association. She is a working artist and is a board member of the Hot Springs Cultural Alliance, which organized a tour of artist studios in Hot Springs, and is now working toward the 2015 Arts & the Park Festival, including the Hot Springs Music Festival and Chorus.