Robin Anderson, Engagement Director, has 18 years of experience in dance arts administration. She joined the AXIS team in 2015 and previously served as Director of Alonzo King LINES Dance Center from 2007-2014. Early in her career, she worked for a range of dance organizations in Portland, Oregon. From 2013-2016, Robin pursued her MFA in dance at the Ohio State University where she produced a multi-media audience development series and worked for the Performing Arts Department of the Wexner Center. Robin is drawn to weaving arts organization into the fabric of a city’s culture and is very proud to be a part of AXIS’ 30 years of rule breaking in Oakland. Over the past year, she has participated in the Oakland Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Oakland Program and while working at LINES she co-founded the 24 Days of Central Market Arts Festival and served on the Board of Central Market Community Benefit District.