Felix Lee | Executive Director

Felix joined the KAC in 2017 as Grants Coordinator. In that role, he built the public profile of KAC funding programs through stakeholder engagement and new outreach strategies and focused on building lasting relationships and addressing barriers for applicants. Felix holds a Bachelor of Art, Art History from Queens University, and a Museum and Gallery Studies Post Graduate Certificate from Georgian College. His experience in the arts and cultural sector includes grant writing, program development, and outreach coordination. He became engaged in the Kingston arts community through his previous role at H’art Centre and is dedicated to providing diverse opportunities in the arts. He brings a collaborative approach to leadership and deeply values the role of the KAC as an essential arts service organization.



Katherine Dionne | Administrative Assistant

Katherine is a multimedia artist and a graduate of the DAN School of Drama and Music at Queen's University. She joined the Kingston Arts Council as the Administrative Assistant in January 2023. Katherine holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Music and a Graduate Diploma in Arts Management. Katherine has been involved in the Kingston arts community for a number of years both on stage and behind the scenes, participating in theatre, music and visual arts. A passionate artist herself, Katherine is thrilled to be joining the KAC and facilitating the support of local artists.

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Violet Tang | Grants and Programs Coordinator



Violet joined the Kingston Arts Council as Grants and Programs Coordinator in May 2022. Violet holds a Master of Art in Art History from Queen’s University and her background in the art and heritage sector includes exhibition design, public programming and interpretation. She gained vibrant experiences in the Kingston art world as a long-term volunteer of the Kingston Association of Museums (KAM). She then worked at many cultural institutions such as Fort Henry, the City of Kingston, and Murney Tower. She is looking forward to bringing cross-cultural perspectives and creativity to KAC, fostering strong collaborative relationships and creating varied opportunities for local artists and art communities.