Carnegie Mellon University

Kathryn Heidemann

Kathryn Heidemann

Assistant Dean, Heinz College & College of Fine Arts and Director, Master of Arts Management Program

Address 5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Bio

Kathryn Heidemann is a senior arts management professional with fifteen years of field experience in arts programming, marketing, education, festival operations, nonprofit management and fundraising, currently serving as the Assistant Dean, Heinz College & College of Fine Arts and Director, Master of Arts Management Program (MAM) at Carnegie Mellon University. Through her multi-faceted role, Kathryn oversees the arts management curriculum and its faculty, spearheads the MAM program team and its agenda (marketing, alumni relations, career services, admissions), cultivates strategic partnerships with the local, national and international arts community, and advises the Arts Management and Technology Laboratory, a research initiative exploring best practices in arts management and technology. She also leads the dual degree partnership with the University of Bologna's Graduate Degree in Innovation and Organization of Culture and the Arts (GIOCA) program in Italy.