Amb. Devon Bannister Connects Art to Affordable Education to Advance Professional Opportunities

In Art and Culture, Diplomat, Education, Publisher Channel by Mary Kurek

H.E. Ambassador Dr Devon Bannister is one of those amazing people who figured out who he was fairly early on and started connecting his talents to impact. Amb. Bannister, a native of Guyana, now lives and works in New York State teaching at Farmingdale State College, performing Chancellor duties, and running his own nonprofit called Mac/Ban Arts. Mac/Ban Arts holds his heart for a vision to create a full institute whereby musicians and other artists can affordably attain the credentials necessary to advance their professional careers.  Additionally, the organization serves as a host for presenting US Presidential Volunteer Service Awards.

Amb. Bannister speaks with Frontrunners Innovate Producer and Host, Mary Kurek, about his work in education, his artistic interests, and the types of partners he is looking for to expand impact.

Meet Amb. Dr Devon Bannister.  (27-minute video)

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