Managing Director, Brown Arts Initiative
Anne Bergeron has over 25 years of experience in nonprofit cultural enterprise. She specializes in planning, organizational development, fundraising and strategic communications for the arts. Prior to joining the Brown Arts Initiative as managing director in March 2016, Bergeron held senior positions at the National Writers Voice Project, Missouri Arts Council, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, and Dallas Museum of Art. She also ran her own consulting firm serving clients in the arts, design, historic preservation and museum fields. Bergeron is co-author of Magnetic: The Art and Science of Engagement (AAM Press, 2013), a three-year study of high performance museums. She regularly presents at conferences and teaches graduate level workshops on cultural leadership, fundraising and engagement. She has a B.A. in English from Trinity College and an executive certificate in nonprofit management from Georgetown University. In 2010-12, she served as visiting practitioner at Georgetown’s Center for Public and Nonprofit Leadership.