Orchid Robinson is Convenings Program Manager at NPN. She holds an MA in Arts Administration from University of New Orleans and a BA in Psychology from Loyola University, New Orleans. She began her art career producing independent exhibitions with local musicians and fellow visual artists in Austin, Texas. What followed was a year in northern India and South America, before returning home to Louisiana to develop youth programming as a children’s librarian. She is an alumnus of the 2018 APAP Emerging Leadership Institute and spends much of her free time constructing costumes while hosting a lively carousel of friends and family.