As the Practice Manager for Blackbaud’s Arts and Cultural team Kevin Russell combines his extensive arts administration experience, technical knowledge and cultural focus to help his team of Services and Support professionals implement and support successful software solutions that build capacity in the back-office and drive increased revenue through multiple channels.

Prior to joining Blackbaud in 2005, Kevin was the Director of Operations for ArtsBoston, a nonprofit audience development and marketing company serving performing arts organizations in greater Boston. During his tenure at ArtsBoston, he implemented a complete technology upgrade, spearheaded the redesign and relaunch of ArtsBoston’s website, and managed a successful three-year strategic planning process. Before joining ArtsBoston, Kevin was an executive recruiter in the technology industry.

Kevin has served on the board of the New England Theatre Conference, a regional theatre services organization, as well as the HR advisory board of Idealist.org, a national nonprofit service organization.