Paul Larocque

With more than three decades of active involvement in the cultural sector, Paul Larocque is committed to promoting the importance of the arts and art education in our communities. Paul recently assumed his post as President & CEO of Arts Umbrella, returning to the non-profit where he previously held senior management positions in the late nineties and early 2000s.

Prior to his return to Arts Umbrella, Paul was Associate Director at the Vancouver Art Gallery for more than a decade where his portfolio included administration, fundraising, government relations, strategic planning, education, and the Gallery’s relocation efforts. He is an active member of Vancouver’s cultural community, serving on various boards including Volumes Project, Chor Leoni Men’s Choir, and Boca del Lupo.