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Belena Chapp


Sarah Peter Hall

Belena Chapp, Director of the Locks Career Center, holds a BS in Art Marketing and Craft Production from Appalachian State University in Boone, NC and a MA in Creative Arts from Purdue University in Indiana. Belena is an experienced higher education administrator and non-profit arts manager and has worked as a gallerist, museum director, curator, development officer, arts and humanities consultant, and educator.  A member of the American Alliance of Museums, she also serves on the Advisory Committee of the Philadelphia Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts/Greater Philadelphia Arts and Business Council and has been a regular grants reviewer for the National Endowment for the Arts. At Moore since 2005, she helped to establish the Business Scholars in the Arts Program and facilitates the competitive Penny Fox Internship Fellowship and Marian Locks Senior Award competitions. She especially enjoys mentoring students to help them gain confidence as emerging art and design professionals.