Jane Vogel | Panel Discussion
Jane will be joined by Yasmin Ruvalcaba (Advance Gender Equity in the Arts), Lindsey Gardner-Penner and Brenda Jean Foley (The Bridge Initiative) for a panel discussion called "2020 Call To Action: What's On Your Calendar?"
About this session: Jane Vogel is bringing together a group of artists, activists, and organizations that have an action plan for advancing gender equity in theatre. AGE is planning a partnership/coalition project that links arts organizations together in their equity efforts. The goal of this session is to embrace and support efforts and actions that help birth a new gender-balanced cultural paradigm. We will brainstorm and disseminate ideas, link and leverage assets, network, and mobilizing resources.
Jane Vogel is the president of Advance Gender Equity in the Arts (AGE). Jane is a strong advocate for equity, diversity, and inclusion. She believes that the relevance and sustainability of theatre is predicated on equity and the inclusion of all genders, ages, races, ethnicities, sexual identities, and abilities (disabilities). She is an actor and a clinical psychologist. Born in Indonesia, Jane was raised in a mixed race, multicultural family and now resides in Portland, OR.