Rika Dixon White
Rika Dixon White is Director of Marketing & Guest Experience for The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at the University of Maryland, College Park. Within this role she oversees support to the partner programs that comprise The Clarice in the areas of messaging, branding, creative strategy, ticket office and guest experience.
Prior to joining The Clarice, Ms. White served as Director of Marketing and Sales for the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. Her over 12 years of experience in the non-profit arts sector also includes positions with Jane Franklin Dance, Joy of Motion Dance Center and Community Wealth Partners.
A native of Charlotte, North Carolina, Ms. White completed her undergraduate studies at Duke University and holds a Master’s degree in Arts Management from American University. She currently resides in Laurel, Maryland with husband Tavis and one and half year old Emery. In her leisure she enjoys teaching and taking dance classes, cooking, and traveling.