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Natalie Edwards
Natalie Edwards
Associate Director, Foundation and Public Sector
Natalie Edwards, joined CHF in March 2016 as Associate Director, Foundations and Public Sector. After spending several years in politics and community organizing, she over-corrected and went to art school, earning a BFA in studio art and an MFA in writing from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. For the last 6 years, she's worked in development for arts and social justice organizations. She believes that all Chicagoans deserve access to the smartest, most talented and interesting people in the world without paying for a fancy education, so she's thrilled to be at CHF. She’s a published fiction writer and illustrator, and fair-weather long-distance cyclist