Jevon Collins is the Performing Arts Program Director at The King Arts Complex in Columbus, Ohio. His main duties include developing, organizing, and facilitating all Performing Arts programming. A native of Columbus, Jevon earned a Bachelor of Science in Human Ecology from The Ohio State University and worked as a student assistant at the Wexner Center for the Arts. He received a scholarship to attend The Ohio State University via the Young Scholars Program at age eleven.
Jevon has served as a panelist for the National Endowment for the Arts, the Ohio Arts Council, and the Cuyahoga Arts Council. He currently serves as the interim President for The Ohio State University’s Black Alumni Society: Board of Governors and on the Board of Directors for Cbus Libraries. He has also served on the Board of Directors for the National Performance Network and on the Town & Gown Committee for The Ohio State University College of Arts and Sciences. Jevon is a founding member of the Next Gen National Arts Network and the Columbus Artists Network. He enjoys spending time with his wife and family as well as calisthenics, design, literature, and music.