Our Mission

The mission of the Baltimore Office of Promotion & the Arts (BOPA) is to address the needs of the arts community through arts and cultural activities, advocacy and support; create pride by promoting Baltimore to Baltimoreans; and to use the arts and events marketing tools to promote Baltimore’s assets locally, regionally and nationally. BOPA produces festivals, special events, and promotions for Baltimore City and develops and administers funds, grant programs and community workshops. In addition, BOPA manages several historic attractions and sites in the Baltimore area. Facilities include School 33 Art Center, The Cloisters, the Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower and the Top of the World Observation Level in the World Trade Center.


Guest Services | Top Of The World Observation Level

The Guest Services position is an hourly, part-time, non-exempt position at Top of the World
Observation Level located in the World Trade Center building. This position reports to the
Manager of Top of the World Observation Level. The primary responsibility is to ensure the daily
operations of Top of the World Observation Level, managed by the Baltimore Office of
Promotion & the Arts.

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Director of Development

The Director of Development (DD) is a full-time exempt position that reports to the Chief Financial Officer. The Director of Development will provide the leadership, strategic vision, and day-to-day management of the development team that will enable BOPA to further its mission. The DD will be responsible for creating a development strategy that supports BOPA’s broad portfolio. The DD will directly manage a team of three including the Corporate Sponsorship Manager, Grants Manager, and the Development Administrator.

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If you have questions please contact our Human Resource Director Ja-Mel Johnson at or 410-752-8632 ext. 4346.