RYE, N.Y. -- The Rye Arts Center welcomes two new members to its staff, Noah Opitz, as the associate director of development and Jeanette Rudolph, as half day for half pints coordinator.
Opitz comes to Rye from Baltimore and the Walters Art Museum, where he was responsible for online giving, membership and the annual appeal. He has also worked with the Juilliard School and is a co-founder of the People’s Theatre. He studied arts and cultural management at the Pratt Institute, and Music and Theatre at Skidmore College.
Rudolph, who is originally from Westchester, returns to the region after teaching first-grade in California for 10 years. Rudolph has 20 years of teaching and administrative experience as a former head teacher for the 4’s at Rye Presbyterian Nursery School. She has also worked as director/teacher at St. John’s Early Learning Center in South Salem and as a head teacher at Purchase Children’s Center in Purchase.