Marcela Andrade Serment is an arts administrator, curator, and researcher. She is currently the Program Director at Spudnik Press Cooperative where she leads the strategic vision of the organization’s programming and develops opportunities for artists to sustain and expand their practice. Prior roles held by Andrade Serment include Director of the O’Connor Art Gallery at Dominican University, Manager of Administration and Advancement at the Elmhurst Art Museum, and Auction and Development Assistant at the Museum of Contemporary Art. Andrade Serment holds a BA in Studio Art and French Studies from Dominican University and an MA in Arts Management from Columbia College Chicago. In 2009, she was an Andrew W. Mellon Fellow at the Summer Institute for Art Museum Studies at Smith College. She has been a guest speaker at local universities and collaborated with numerous organizations throughout the city of Chicago.