Roderick J. Rubbo

2002 Honoree - Michael Newton Award


Roderick J. Rubbo is president and CEO of the Cultural Center for the Arts in Canton, OH. He manages the Center as well as the Center's Annual Fund for the Arts Campaign, which provides operating support for the Canton Ballet, Canton Civic Opera, Canton Museum of Art, Canton Symphony Orchestra, and Players Guild Theatre organizations, all of which are located in the Cultural Center facility. Rubbo has served on the boards of the Palace Theater, the Stark County Convention and Tourist Bureau Steering Committee, and the Leadership Stark Counties Selection Committee, and currently is a board member of the North Central Chapter of the Association of Fund Raising Professionals. He is a Canton Rotarian and Paul Harris Fellow.