Uri Naprstek is a retired hi-tech project manager and consultant. He grew up in the Czech Republic and immigrated to Canada in 1969 in order to continue traveling the world. Uri has volunteered most of his life, especially while his four children were growing up. His connection to the arts has been mostly through business support of his wife’s fine art endeavours. In his role as a director of Arts Revelstoke, Uri is primarily interested in the continued financial success and viability of Arts Revelstoke in the coming years.