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Andrés Franco

City of Asylum
Executive Director
Andrés Franco was appointed Executive Director of City of Asylum in October 2020. Recognized globally for providing sanctuary and community for endangered literary writers, City of Asylum is now in its 16th year. Mr. Franco’s new role with City of Asylum allows him to fuse his commitment to creative free expression with his real-life experience as a foreign-born artist in Pittsburgh. A native of Medellín, Colombia, Andrés Franco became a U.S. Citizen in 2015.
Andrés Franco currently serves on the Exposure Advisory Committee of the Pittsburgh Foundation, the Programming Advisory Committee of The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, and on the WQED Community Advisory Board. Mr. Franco formerly served as Resident Conductor of the Pittsburgh Symphony, Music Director of the Signature Symphony, and Executive Director of Caminos del Inka.

My Speakers Sessions

Thursday, September 30
 

12:00pm EDT