BFA Photography, Massachusetts College of Arts
MPS Arts and Cultural Management, Pratt Institute
As a Program Director at Community Partners, Dianne Debicella oversees a portfolio of fiscally sponsored projects; manages re-granting programs for government clients; and assists on providing intermediary services to funder collaboratives, foundations, and government clients. Prior to joining Community Partners, Dianne spent 10 years as the Senior Program Director of Fiscal Sponsorship at Fractured Atlas. In that role, she helped over 10,000 sponsored artists and emerging organizations, representing all artistic disciplines, find funding and other resources to support their work. She led the program to become one of the largest, most renowned art fiscal sponsorship programs in the country and oversaw the fundraising and distribution of over $110 million. Dianne is a co-founder of Brooklyn Community Supported Art + Design (CSA+D) and has served on the steering committee of the National Network of Fiscal Sponsors. Dianne previously worked as a Project Coordinator for a restoration painting studio and as a Manager of Site Development for Planet Aid.