Media executive Suzanne Nance is the President and CEO of All Classical Radio. The creator of the Emmy-Award-winning TV series MaineArts! and radio programs such as The State of the Arts and Sunday Brunch, Nance specializes in public service media and arts and culture programming. Under Nance’s leadership, All Classical Radio instituted a comprehensive program dedicated to equity, diversity, and inclusivity called JOY (Joyous Outreach to You/th) and launched the International Children’s Arts Network (ICAN) in 2019, created for children and designed to promote emotional and cultural literacy ( Suzanne has collaborated with NPR, PBS, Ireland’s national broadcaster RTÉ, and the European Broadcasting Union, and speaks internationally about the power of music, high-integrity leadership, the benefits of arts education, promoting emotional literacy through music, and the importance of supporting cultural economy.