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Executive Director/Publisher: Dr. Brett Ashley Crawford

Brett  teaches in the graduate arts management program and directs the Arts Management and Technology Laboratory at the Heinz College at Carnegie Mellon University.  She has an MFA in arts administration and a PhD in theatre history and criticism.  Her research includes work on women and minorities in arts management, organization ecologies, the use of technology in arts and management, marketing and arts audiences. She has 25 years of professional experience as an AEA stage manager, director, writer, and theatre marketer and manager in New York, Georgia, Tennessee, and Maryland/DC. She served as managing director for 3 institutions, the last being Imagination Stage in Bethesda, MD. She has presented invited lectures and workshops to international, national and DC audiences including, groups visiting from various international countries for the Department of State, the University of Helsinki, the Association of Arts Presenters, the DC Coalition on Heritage and Tourism, Performing Arts Exchange, Theatre Communications Group and the Center for Cultural Studies at UC Santa Cruz. 

@brettashley13
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Chief Editor of Research: Jenée Iyer

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Jenée is a third year Master of Arts Management/Juris Doctor student with a passion for all things old, ancient, and dusty, as well as new and emerging technology. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Chicago with a double concentration in Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations, and Law, Letters & Society. Professionally Jenée has worked in for-profit education, museums, and served as a legal intern at the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Her current interests center around ways that arts management, technology, and the law intersect.

jiyer@andrew.cmu.edu

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