Director of Programs
Shelley Cardoos joined EforAll in 2015 as the Executive Director of EforAll South Coast to launch the program in New Bedford and Fall River. In 2018, Shelley became the Director of Programs. In this role, she works closely with EforAll Staff to ensure best practices, efficiencies, quality, and support throughout current programs as well as bringing on new sites.
Prior to EforAll, Shelley worked as the Creative Department Manager for AHEAD, LLC leading a team of 30-50 employees. While working for this entrepreneurial South Coast company, Shelley has created several of her own businesses including CRAFT-O-RAMA and Hippo. She has also served on many local boards and committees focused on arts, culture, and economic development.
Shelley received her Bachelor’s of Fine Arts focused in Sculpture which led her to New Bedford, MA. Her love for community, creativity, business, and mid-sized cities led her to EforAll.