Bob Sansone is a 30 year insurance professional who currently works for Lexington Ins. His experience includes working as a Producer, Branch Manager, Business Analyst, Underwriter, Statistical Records Rating Supervisor & Underwriting Manager. After sharing a life changing experience with his two daughters in 2005, he became a leader and champion of diversity and inclusion. While vacationing at the Ft. Lauderdale Sheraton in June 2005 Bob and his family found themselves poolside as the only white family in the middle of a […]
The PreXFenway Finalists
I’m the Social Media Manager for Saucony, Designer for Saucony Originals, and the creator of the idea Claim Your Journey. Saucony is the most engaged running brand on Social Media, Saucony Originals is one of the most sought after brands for sneaker collectors, and the Claim Your Journey idea is helping thousands of people in need of inspiration experience their own unique journey.
Nancy Winship Milliken is a sculptor creating site-specific work in urban and rural landscapes. Her archetypal structures pair ephemeral, organic materials such as wool, wax and honey with industrial components such as steel. For these process-oriented installations Milliken investigates the interdependency of humans and farm animals, and how that is reflected in the land. Whether shown indoors or in the landscape, Milliken reveals the actions of wind, rain and sun as they transform her shapes and materials, sometimes inviting animal […]
Sara Kaplan is a three-time high school dropout who would have been happy to succeed the first time. She rejects the notion that failure is chic and takes every opportunity to tell CEOs that they really don’t know what it’s like to be dyslexic—or learning disabled or female or gluten free. For Sara, grit was a tenuous but unavoidable project, the only way forward but not a sure path to success.
Gillian Christy is inspired to create artwork based on the familiar objects that one may view on a daily basis. She uses the term “Connectors” to describe the focus of her work. Using this theme to create sculpture she explores the elements of what connects home with one’s everyday surroundings. She was born in Iowa in 1979. She attended the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls, IA, receiving her Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2002. In 2003, she moved […]
Described by the Boston Globe as “unfailingly energetic,” Maria Finkelmeier is a percussion performer, educator, and active arts entrepreneur. She currently serves as Program Manager in the Entrepreneurial Musicianship Department at the New England Conservatory, helping to equip young artists with the skills they need to build fulfilling musical lives. Prior to rooting in New England, Maria spent three years as an artist in residence in Northern Sweden at the Piteå Institution for Music and Media.