Masami Kawazato

Program Director
Carver, Dakota, Ramsey, Scott, Suburban Hennepin & Washington County applicants
Originally from Tokyo, Japan, Masami Kawazato joins the MRAC staff with 15+ years experience in arts administration. She is a classically trained clarinet player and has worked at The Schubert Club, Walker Art Center and the Minneapolis Institute of Arts and has served as a board member, volunteer and freelance consultant with several Twin Cities arts groups.
Masami holds a bachelor’s degree from Macalester College and serves as a volunteer through their department of multicultural life. She is also involved with the Neighborhood Roots farmers markets and sits on the artist panel for Made Here, a project of the Hennepin Theatre Trust.