Anne Walaszek currently serves as the Assistant to the Chief Operating Officer at the Museum of Contemporary Art - Chicago. In Chicago, Anne has worked with Writers Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre Company and Lookingglass Theatre Company as an arts administrator. She has written, directed and produced plays in Chicago (The Building Stage, Chicago Fringe Festival, Artemisia Theatre, City Lit Theatre.) Regionally, she has worked as both an actor (Milwaukee Chamber Theatre, Great River Shakespeare Festival, Theatreworks) and costumer (Utah Festival of Opera and Musical Theatre, The Muny). Anne helps to develop and support artists and their new work through an artistic mentorship project called The Midwives, of which she is a founding member. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Parkside in 2012 with a B.A. in Theatre Arts, magna cum laude.