Yesenia Sanchez is a professional coach and arts management consultant based in the San Francisco Bay Area. She has 10 years experience working with artists and non-profit arts organizations as an administrative director, financial manager, program director, consultant and coach. These experiences have given her an indepth understanding of the challenges facing artists and arts organizations, as well as a deep appreciation for the creativity, resourcefulness and innovation often inherent in those who feel called to work in the field.

Yesenia believes in an integrated approach to coaching and consulting that is humanistic, yet grounded in solid principals and practices. Her consulting practice embraces left-brained tools that help build strong financial and organizational infrastructures, encourage critical inquiry and place value on entrepreneurial skills and education. At the same time, Yesenia is deeply committed to honoring her client’s creative vision and perspective by creating a space for exploration, and discovery.

Coaching for Individual Artists & Executives, Arts Managment & Financial Consulting
Specializing in emerging leaders and organizations, issues of diversity and cultural equity

Partial Past & Current Client List:
Brush Fire Painting Workshops
Galeria de la Raza
Independent Arts & Media
Intersection for the Arts Incubator & Fiscal Sponsorship Program
Litquake, Red Poppy Art House, Million Fishes Art Collective, mugwumpin, StageWrite, Charming Hostess
The Cutting Ball Theater
San Francisco Chamber Orchestra
Strike a Chord! Guitar Program

Affiliations: Consultants & Coaches for the Arts, San Francisco Bay Area Emerging Arts Professionals, National Network of Fiscal Sponsors, Coaching & Philanthropy Project

Member of the C2Arts Leadership Circle and Founding Member.