Ambrose Liu is the project director of the Olney Youth Arts Festival.
For the last three and ½ years, he has designed and coordinated several neighborhood collaboratives through the ArtsRising initiative as managed by the Philadelphia Education Fund. The initiative helped give birth to the Olney Youth Arts Festival as an event.
With the withdrawal of ArtsRising as an initiative, Ambrose will remain at the Philadelphia Education Fund as Outreach Manager of College Access & Post-Secondary Opportunities.
Previously, he worked for 8 years at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark, NJ, managing a variety of performing arts education programs and events.
He also coordinated logistics for the 8th & 9th annual Appel Farm Arts & Music Festival in Elmer, NJ.
Not only has he contributed to arts and culture in the tri-state area through event and program management, he is a practicing musician and writer and trained in the visual arts.