Raised by a painter and historic preservationist, Ana has spent the majority of her life immersed in the arts world. Prior to joining LMCC, Ana aided fiscally sponsored artists across disciplines at the New York Foundation for the Arts in broad and distinct fundraising efforts. She is passionate about contemporary dance and has had the pleasure of serving a variety of organizations in New York including Danspace Project, Center for Performance Research, The Joyce and Movement Research. Ana is an enthusiastic arts advocate and dedicated to making connections between artists and the institutions that support them.
Ana oversees planning and programming of LMCC’s Manhattan Arts Grants and Professional Development services, as well as the Arts East River Waterfront initiative.