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USA President and CEO Talks Supporting Artists During MSLCE Speaker Series Event

By Jacob NelsonDeana Haggag is the president and CEO of United States Artists (USA), a fundraising organization that grants fellowships to artists in different fields and from different backgrounds across the country. (USA recently announced its 2018 awards.)During Thursday night’s first Speaker Series event of 2018, Haggag described the origins of USA. The nonprofit began

United States Artists President and CEO Deana Haggag to Speak at Next MSLCE Speaker Series Event

By Jacob NelsonDeana Haggag joined United States Artists (USA), a Chicago-based nonprofit that funds American artists across a variety of disciplines, so she could learn more about “how artists come to exist in this country.”Before becoming the organization’s president and CEO, Haggag worked as the executive director for Baltimore’s The Contemporary, a nomadic and non-collecting