Sinéad Kimbrell

The Right Brain Initiative Program Manager


Sinéad Kimbrell is the program manager of The Right Brain Initiative, overseeing long-term partnerships with schools, teaching artists and educators. She uses her background of assessment and curriculum design, professional development and research to build strong relationship with stakeholders, as well as deepen program impact for students.

Sinéad participated on the National Coalition for Core Arts Standards’ review committee for the new Core Arts Standards and has consulted as an arts assessor for Columbia College's i3 grant from the Department of Education. She has also had articles published in the Teaching Artist Journal, the Journal of Dance Education, and the Schools: Studies in Education Journal out of the University of Chicago. She is a former teaching artist and arts administrator with multiple organization, including the Oregon Ballet Theatre, the Obo Addy Legacy Project and Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, and she has even dappled in the world of professional development for design and manufacturing engineers through Boundary Systems.