Kris Lidinsky Named Executive Director Of DSOA Foundation

Kris Lidinsky has been appointed as the executive director at the Dreyfoos School of the Arts Foundation. The Dreyfoos School of the Arts Foundation raises funds in support of the arts and academic curriculum at the internationally acclaimed Dreyfoos School of the Arts.

“We are so pleased to have Kris rejoin our team as executive director,” Dreyfoos School of the Arts Chairman Simon Benson Offit said. “Her extensive background in leadership and fundraising will definitely lead the foundation into the future.”

Lidinsky has more than 30 years experience in nonprofit management and fund development. Before joining the foundation, she served as the senior philanthropy officer at Scripps Florida and had previously served as director of development for the Dreyfoos School of the Arts Foundation from 2005 to 2013. Her past experience also includes being the executive director of the Epilepsy Association, associate executive director of the Arc of Palm Beach County, and director of development and community programs for Healthy Mothers/Healthy Babies.

She currently serves on the board of the Association of Fundraising Professionals and the Planned Giving Council, and is president of the Lambda Phi chapter of Beta Sigma Pi.

Lidinsky earned her bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Florida. She and her husband Rick have two adult children, Kyle and Sarah. In her free time, she loves to run, swim and is an avid reader. During Saturdays in the fall, you can find her cheering for her beloved Gators.

For more about the Dreyfoos School of the Arts Foundation, visit or call (561) 805-6298.

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