John Tumminello serves as Executive Director of Centennial Park Conservancy and directs the organization's operations. He brings over thirty years of strategic management, finance, marketing, and human resources experience to his position. John holds undergraduate degrees in Humanities & the Arts and Business from New York University and an MBA from Columbia University. Before moving to Nashville, John was a Vice President at JPMorgan Chase. He then worked for six years as Digital Marketing Director for Nashville's South Central Media. John began his tenure at CPC in 2011, serving as Musicians Corner's Executive Director before moving into the Vice President of Programming role in 2017 and the organization's Executive Director position in 2019. John has volunteered for several arts organizations including Sundance Film Festival, Hatch Show Print, Nashville Songwriters Association, Bluebird Cafe, and Belmont's College of Entertainment & Music Business. He has taught at Lipscomb University's College of Business and serves on the board of St. Bernard Academy.