Maura Lafferty

Maura Lafferty designs and executes modern communication strategies for creative professionals and arts organizations. Employers and clients have included Washington National Opera, the Robert and Margrit Mondavi Center for Performing Arts, the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, Bucklesweet Media, Spiralgroup, a number of choral and contemporary music ensembles, individual artists, and service organizations.

A passionate advocate for audience development and arts philanthropy, Maura has presented on best-practice marketing and social media practices for Opera America, Chorus America, and TechSoup, and on community engagement and arts philanthropy for the Emerging Arts Professionals. Maura is a contributor to Shonali Burke’s Waxing UnLyrical blog, and has partnered with social media and technology leaders on community-building initiatives in the Bay Area.

Maura is a member of PR Divas and volunteers with the Archdiocese of San Francisco Young Adult Council + Taskforce.