Kimberly Olsen is a teaching artist, arts administrator, director, arts-integration consultant, and certified special education teacher interested in sparking lifelong learning and growth through the arts.
As Managing Director of the NYC Arts in Education Roundtable, Kim works with a large network of NYC-based arts educators and cultural organizations to provide professional development, share resources, create community-led learning spaces, and advocate for arts education in schools and communities. Through the Roundtable, she also produces the annual Face to Face Conference, the largest, most comprehensive arts in education conference in New York State. Kim has been on staff with the Roundtable since September 2017, first serving as Face to Face Conference Manager for the 25th Anniversary Conference.
Kim has had a prolific career as a teaching artist working with students Pre-K to adult in over 50+ schools across the tri-state area with a focus on working in District 75 with students with disabilities. She currently teaches with ArtsConnection and has worked previously with New York City Center, Queens Theatre, and McCarter Theatre Center.
She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Childhood & Special Education from the State University of New York Geneseo and a Masters of Science in Educational Theatre from the City College of New York. www.kimberlyolsen.net
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