NAMAC is pleased to announce Wendy Levy as our new Executive Director, effective September 1, 2014. Wendy is a respected leader in the media arts field in the US and abroad, known for interdisciplinary programs that focus on collaboration, innovation and impact. She works closely with global institutions and foundations including Sundance, Skoll Foundation, Tribeca Institute and Open Society Foundation, among many others. While Creative Director at BAVC, Wendy developed and led the MacArthur Foundation-funded Producers Institute for New Media Technologies, the first multi-platform incubator for public media projects in the US.
Wendy replaces Jack Walsh, who served the organization for eleven years, 4 as Executive Director, 7 as Co-Director.
As summer officially comes to a close, we reflect on the success of State & Main 2014, which took place in Philadelphia from August 6th through 8th.