Kendra C. Thompson

Artist-Centered Program Associate

As the Artist-Centered Program Associate, Kendra provides administrative and on the ground support to the Joan Mitchell Center Artists-in-Residence and associated public programming. Kendra received her BA in journalism and mass communications from New York University. Originally from Queens, NY, Kendra has lived in New Orleans since 2015. Her professional experience is in event coordination and broadcast production, and she is further trained in framing and carpentry. Outside of work, Kendra is very passionate about music. She DJs locally and is often working on video projects with local musicians.