Position: Executive Director
Company: Music Nova Scotia - Halifax, NS, Canada
Allegra Swanson is an arts professional with a comprehensive knowledge of cultural media, a passion for the music industry, and over a decade of experience in the non-profit arts sector at the national level. She is currently the Executive Director of Music Nova Scotia, sits on the Nova Scotia Leadership Council, and is a Board Director of Orchestras Canada. Previously, Allegra was Manager, Events, at CARAS & The JUNO Awards. She worked closely with the executive team to support the strategic direction of the organization through selection of the current and future host cities of The JUNO Awards, as well as managing the Allan Slaight JUNO Master Class, cultural initiatives, and other flagship events as part of JUNO Week. Prior to her work with CARAS, Allegra produced over 50 albums running the award-winning record label, Centrediscs, at the Canadian Music Centre, where she was also Director of Communications.