Director

Connie Fredericks-Malone
Connie Fredericks-Malone

Connie Fredericks-Malone is a frequent presenter on the life and legacy of her late sister, Carole Fredericks at international, national and regional foreign language conferences. Since 2006 Ms. Fredericks-Malone has served as the director for Carole D. Fredericks Foundation Inc. and the official spokesperson for the Fredericks family. On behalf of the estate, she has successfully negotiated with SONY Music/France, BMG/France, M6 Interaction and JRG Editions Musicales to bring authentic French language music videos, recordings, and materials to the United States for educational purposes. In 2013, Ms. Fredericks-Malone negotiated license agreements with the French producers and publishers for the entire catalog of French-language and English-language songs written and recorded by Carole Fredericks between 1989 and 1999.

Ms. Fredericks-Malone brings 35 years of experience in the fields of visual and performing arts, communications, college student services, arts management and promotion/publicity and second language instructional media to the directorship. Most notable positions include Executive Director of Finger Lakes Arts Grants and Services Inc, a non-profit art services organization in Geneva, NY; Assistant to the Director of Higher Education Opportunity Program and Academic Support Center Coordinator for Five Towns College in Half Hollow Hills, Long Island, NY; graphic artist and designer in the Instructional Publishing Group (IPG) division of Scholastic Inc, New York, NY; Communications Associate for JCPenney Co, New York, NY; and television writer/producer KGO-TV, San Francisco, CA.
Email: cfm@carolefredericksfoundation.org