Acting Executive Director, Commission on the Arts and Humanities
Acting Executive Director Heran Sereke-Brhan has been Senior Grants Officer for CAH since July 2017. Prior to joining CAH, she served as Deputy Director for the Mayor’s Office on African Affairs. Over the past two decades, Sereke-Brhan has worked at a number of cultural and educational institutions, including the Harn Museum at the University of Florida, Addis Ababa University, and the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art. She holds a PhD in History with a minor in African Art History from Michigan State University.