Rosita puts her 20 years in the  nonprofit sector to the service of Blackbaud’s clients, helping them implement comprehensive arts and cultural solutions that meet their unique needs. Prior to joining Blackbaud, Rosita was associate director of education at the Armstrong Community Music School of the Austin Lyric Opera. She has also served on the National Endowment for the Arts grant review panels in the Learning Arts Initiative and as a panelist for the Mississippi Arts Commission and the City of Austin Cultural Arts Division. In 2005, Rosita was selected as an International Arts Management Award recipient for the important part she played as an Arts Management Fellow at the 43rd National Opera Convention in Washington, D.C. Rosita is currently on the board of trustees of the Austin Jazz Workshop in Austin, TX. She also actively volunteers with other performing arts and social service organizations in Austin. Rosita received a Master’s degree in Arts Administration from the American University in Washington, D.C. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Music Performance and Economics from St. Mary’s College of Maryland.