Lisa Schwartz (Philadelphia Folk Festival / Folk Alliance, USA)


Lisa is the Festival and Programming Director for the renowned Philadelphia Folk Festival. The 59th annual event is slated for August 13-16 2020 and will feature approximately 100 acts on eight stages and will welcome upwards of 35 000 patrons. Known to showcase superstars and rising stars alike the Philadelphia Folk Festival is a favorite summer event. With a love for nonprofit service and leadership Lisa also serves as the President for the Board of Folk Alliance International and also enjoys using her strategic marketing and branding skills to consult with artists to position them for career growth.

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