Position: Executive Director
Company: The Playhouse - Fredericton, NB, Canada
Since 2000, Tim Yerxa has served as the Executive Director of the Fredericton Playhouse, a 709-seat live performance venue located in New Brunswick’s provincial capital. Under his leadership, the organization has been the recipient of numerous local, regional, and national awards and recognitions from the Fredericton Chamber of Commerce, the East Coast Music Association, and the Canadian Arts Presenting Association. Mr. Yerxa was the first recipient of the New Brunswick Foundation for the Arts’ Arts and Cultural Management Award in 2009 and received the Atlantic Presenters Association’s Achievement Award in 2018. He has served on numerous boards and committees both within his sector and in his community -- serving as president of the Canadian Arts Presenting Association (CAPACOA) and the Atlantic Presenters Association (APA) and chairing the Harvest Jazz and Blues Festival, and the East Coast Music Awards.