Ginnie Lupi was appointed the Executive Director of the New Hampshire State Council on the Arts in August 2014, following 8+ years leading a multi-county arts services organization in the Finger Lakes Region of New York State. A working visual artist, she has a long professional history in nonprofit organization management, grant writing and fundraising, statewide trade association leadership, and public policy analysis. Lupi holds an M.F.A. in painting from The University at Albany, B.S. in visual art from Skidmore College, and B.A. and M.A. in political science from the College of Saint Rose.