Power of Culture Blog
A powerful argument for robust public investment in arts and culture has been made this week, albeit unintentionally, with a recent high-profile suggestion that cultural sites in the Middle East could be in potential danger.
To experience this site in your native language, click below.
Para visitar este sitio web en su idioma nativo, haga clic a continuación.
Para experimentar este site em sua língua nativa, clique abaixo.
This week Bethann Steiner joined Mass Cultural Council’s team as Communications Director. Bethann brings to her position almost two decades of public service experience in Massachusetts state government, most recently as Chief of Staff to Senator Adam Hinds of the Berkshire, Hampshire, Franklin & Hampden District. A Berkshire County native, she also served as Chief of Staff to his predecessor, former Senator Ben Downing. Prior to her dozen years of Senate service Bethann managed legislative and public affairs for the Executive Office of Environmental Affairs during the Romney Administration. She began her career as a Research Analyst in the House of Representatives in the office of former State Rep. Dan Bosley (D- North Adams). In 2016 Bethann joined the public affairs team at MassTech, the quasi-public state agency tasked with supporting the Commonwealth’s innovative economy, managing a robust international enterprise initiative. Bethann has a MSW in Policy & Planning from the UConn School of Social Work and a bachelor’s degree from Marist College.