January 13, 2021 update on live performances and events at the NAC.
Executive Producer, Popular Music and Variety

Heather Gibson

Originally from Manitoba, Heather Gibson built her career in the performing arts in Halifax where she graduated from Dalhousie University. She has done everything from run the Halifax Jazz Festival, to open her own club, to own an artistic management company. 

“I am excited by the prospect of building on the success of NAC Presents to build a larger audience for Canadian music,” said Heather Gibson.“Canadian artists are amongst the best in the world, and to be able to showcase them on a national stage will be very rewarding.”

An active volunteer, Ms. Gibson has served as the Chair of the East Coast Music Association, member of the board for CAPACOA (The Canadian Arts Presenting Association), The Khyber Centre for the Arts, and The Western Roots Artistic Directors. 

Heather Gibson was the award-winning Executive Director of the Halifax Jazz Festival, and Founder and Artistic Producer of the In the Dead of Winter Music Festival.

Follow Heather Gibson on Twitter @hghfx and Instagram hg.livemusic