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Anne Romens

Program Director
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Anne Romens is a communications and fundraising professional with experience in project management, grantmaking, and content strategy. She currently oversees Creating Connection where she draws on her interest in arts marketing, community engagement, and public speaking to lead workshops for arts leaders across the country.

Prior to joining Arts Midwest in 2009, Anne worked across various social sectors with roles in museums, higher education, affordable housing, and organizations serving survivors of domestic violence.

Anne uses she/her/hers pronouns.

Areas of expertise

Strategic planning, nonprofit communications, grant writing, public speaking, arts administration, financial management, and evaluation.

Publications

Creating Connection: Research Findings and Proposed Message Framework to Build Public Will for Arts and Culture
Getting creative about addressing social isolation
The Millennial Opportunity: Relevance, Values, and Participation

Education

Anne holds a B.A. in Political Science from Loyola University Chicago and an M.A. in Arts Administration and Policy from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Presentation Resources

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Hear Anne talk about the Creating Connection research and its impact in one of our webinars.

Social Media

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