Director of Operations
Edward P. Gallagher is in his 2nd year on the staff serving as Director of Operations for both the AOSFYC and All-Ohio State Fair Band. Mr. Gallagher has been on the Band staff for 30 previously serving as an equipment manager, counselor and camp manager. He received his degree in music therapy from Cleveland State University and received his Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Currently, he is Director of Education at Beck Center for the Arts in Lakewood, is a Past President of the Cleveland Arts Education Consortium and Executive Secretary-Treasurer of the AOSFB Alumni Association, and has been appointed to serve on the Ohio Arts Council’s Artists with Disabilities Access Program. He received the 2015 Director’s Service Award from the AOSFYC, 2007 Service Award from the Great Lakes Region of the American Music Therapy Association and was inducted into The Ohio State Fair Hall of Fame in 2007. He and his wife Lisa are parents of Megan who is a student at Baldwin Wallace University.