Theresa Ramirez has been a part of arts communities all up and down the East Coast. Prior to joining the New York Arts Program staff she worked for Moore College of Art & Design in Philadelphia working with prospective students and designing recruitment communication strategies. Theresa received her Bachelors of Fine Arts in both Sculpture + Extended Media and Painting + Printmaking from Virginia Commonwealth University’s School of the Arts. In addition to her practice in the visual arts, she has spent time with Girls Rock! RVA as a band coach and counselor. As a working artist, Theresa focuses on collaborative practices in writing, video, printmaking and performance.