Erin Hoppe

Executive Director, VSA Ohio
Advisory Committee

Erin has a decade of experience working in the cultural sector as an administrator, researcher and advocate. She has a Masters in Arts Policy and Administration from The Ohio State University and a BA in Economics from the University of California, San Diego. Previous professional experience includes The Kennedy Center and American Institutes for Research, and internships with the Smithsonian Institution and National Endowment for the Arts. Erin currently serves on the boards of VSA Affiliate Council, Columbus Arts Marketing Association and Ohio Citizens for the Arts. Erin is a native Californian who fell in love with Ohio. She is passionate about promoting inclusion, advancing creativity, developing life-long learning opportunities, birding, and exploring the world.

Education
  • 2003, BA Economics, University of California, La Jolla, California
  • 2008, MA Arts Policy and Administration, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio