Paul Gambill

Executive Director, Community Engagement Lab

Paul Gambill

Paul Gambill brings 30 years experience as an arts administrator, musician and educator to his role as Executive Director of the Community Engagement Lab. His innovative community-engaged projects have been GRAMMY nominated, featured as models of best practice at national conventions, and received national awards for children’s media. He has founded three non-profit arts organizations which have attracted regional and national funding and programming awards. Before relocating with his family to Vermont in 2009, he was founder and music director of the Nashville Chamber Orchestra for 20 years, and music director of the Nashville Ballet for six years.


“Exploring together how we can place creativity at the center of learning is some of the most important work we can do to ensure every student’s success in school, careers and life.”