Stephen Manuszak oversees a variety of international visual and performing arts initiatives at Arts Midwest. In this role, he manages relationships with global partners and artists, develops marketing and educational content, and coordinates U.S. and international tours. Stephen began working with Arts Midwest in 2007 as Development Associate, assisting with fundraising and communications across the organization. He rejoined the organization in 2011 after working in Foundation and Government Relations at Jazz at Lincoln Center and completing graduate school. Stephen was a Whitehead Fellow at the Foreign Policy Association in New York, a Policy Fellow at the University of Minnesota’s Humphrey School of Public Affairs, and sailed around the world with the global study program Semester at Sea. He earned a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Chicago and an M.A. in Media, Culture, and Communication from New York University.