Lisandra Ramos Assistant Director, Administration

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Lisandra Ramos was born and raised in New York City. She has worked in the arts as an educator (most recently, KIPP Star and KIPP Academy), a consultant (UNESCO, Ford Foundation), and a program director (El Puente Leadership Center), and is one of the Co-Founders and Co-Directors of Fulana, a Latina video and satire collective. Lisandra also worked for many years in the educational theater scene as an actor, writer, and director. An alumna of the Lincoln Center Director’s Lab, Lisandra branched out into digital media, creating several shorts, graphic design projects, and animation for the internet. She has been a youth theatre director producing and writing numerous plays for young audiences in New York and Washington DC. Her play “Mariposa” was produced at Aaron Davis Hall in NYC by the drama department at City University of New York. She holds a B.A and M.A. degree in multidisciplinary arts from Union College and NYU’s Gallatin School respectively, in addition to an M.F.A from NYU’s Graduate School of Arts & Science in creative writing.