Maura O’Malley


Maura leads the development of Lifetime Arts’ national programming models, training programs and resources for Creative Aging stakeholders including teaching artists.

With nearly 40 years’ experience in arts management, including program design and implementation, arts education, development and community cultural work, she has informed policy and created innovative programming for adults and children with premiere arts and educational organizations including the NYC Department of Education, Studio in a School and Young Audiences/New York.

Named a 2022 NYU Changemaker, and a 2017 “Influencer in Aging,” by PBS Next Avenue, Maura contributes to the continued development of the creative aging field through cross-sector initiatives with major national partners.