1. Jamilla Deria named director of UMass Fine Arts Center in Amherst

    Jamilla Deria named director of UMass Fine Arts Center in Amherst

    Jamilla Deria has been named director of the Fine Arts Center at the University of Massachusetts. Deria, who has served as program director for Apollo Theater Foundation, Inc., will begin her duties in June. She succeeds Willie L. Hill, who retired from the post in February after serving nearly 20 years as director.

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    1. The Fine Arts Center has had only two directors in its long history, Fred Tillis and Willie Hill. I am confident that Jamilla Deria will continue their tradition of excellence, inclusion and service to the campus and the community.
    2. I am thrilled to join The Fine Arts Center team and contribute to the center's nearly 50-year legacy as a champion of artistic excellence, inclusion and access.
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