Anna Helgeson

Grants Manager


Anna enjoys giving money away to strangers who are working to keep our culture creative and curious. As a grants administrator, she has ensured that hundreds of artists and scholars have the resources they need to complete their work. As an artist, curator and educator Anna is interested in the invention of craft, the history of othering, and queerness. She received a BA from Ripon College, as well as an MA and MFA from the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. She also enjoys watching birds gather in trees, watching her cats watch birds gather in trees, and practicing yoga.