Raised by a painter and historic preservationist in Sarasota, FL, Ana has spent the majority of her life immersed in the arts world. She received a B.A. in Dance from Connecticut College and since moving to New York has served a variety of arts organizations including Movement Research, The Joyce Theater Foundation and the Center for Performance Research. She most recently worked in Fiscal Sponsorship at the New York Foundation for the Arts aiding artists across disciplines in broad and distinct fundraising efforts from large foundation grants to small crowd-funding campaigns with a focus on articulating public-benefit. She is passionate about arts advocacy and dedicated to making connections between artists and the institutions that support them. She is delighted to now be serving LMCC’s community. Ana supports all administrative aspects of LMCC’s Manhattan Arts Grants programs.