Maggie Cavallo is dedicated to activating relationships, advising institutional methods for working with the arts and optimizing the role of artists in society today. Her practice is curatorial, educative and socially-engaged; directed towards providing dynamic learning experiences with, through and for contemporary art and artists. Cavallo oversees Alter Projects, a platform that fosters artistic infrastructure through custom arts programming and consultation for artists, organizations and the private sector.  She is also a Visiting Lecturer at Massachusetts College of Art and Design’s Art Education Program and a Research and Teaching Fellow at the Harvard Graduate School of Education where she co-designed the course Art, Design and Learning in Public. She received a BA in Media, Society and the Arts from SUNY Purchase and an Ed.M in Arts in Education from Harvard University.