Tessa Raden (she/her) is the Program Director for the Dramatists Guild Foundation. In this role, she oversees the coordination and implementation of DGF’s many educational and grant-making programs.
Tessa comes to DGF with an extensive background in educational theater programming, rooted in her passion for new audience development. As the former Manager of Theater Programs at the National Children’s Museum, she had the opportunity to create, develop, and implement a wide array of theatrical productions and programs geared towards youth and families. Through roles with the National PTA and Missoula Children’s Theatre, Tessa facilitated artistic opportunities for young people across the country and overseas.
Tessa holds an MA in Arts Management from American University in Washington D.C.