Lilly is passionate about connecting communities with art, dance, and music. As a violinist since age 7 and an orchestra member for 8 years, she has developed a close connection with classical music. As a visual artist as well as a ballet dancer, she is equally invested in guiding these art forms to become easily accessible for all.
She received her M.A. in Business Design and Arts Leadership from the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) and B.A. in Studio Art and Art History from the University of Mary Washington.
She has worked in Europe as a Communications and Marketing Assistant Trainee with the Philharmonie Luxembourg. She went on to become Marketing and Administration Assistant with the Orchestra of St. Luke’s in New York City during which time she received her Professional Certificate in Music Studies from Berklee College of Music.
Originally from the coastal region of Virginia, she now lives in Honolulu, Hawaii where she works as Assistant Artistic Director for the Royal Academy of Ballet, Hawaii.