FABIOLA RAMIREZ is an independent event, project and program management consultant in the creative industry. Prior to her current position she was the Public Art Manager at Theaster Gates Studio in addition to leading complex projects across Mr. Gate’s ecosystem such as operations at the Currency Exchange Café and managing his private/public events. Previous to these roles, Ramirez served as the Office Manager at the City of Chicago, Visual Arts Division, assisting a group of curators for 12 years and as Assistant Business Development Manager at Cooper Technica, Inc. a vintage auto restoration company where she assisted in the development of a small startup company and planned, facilitated and executed the 2013 Concours d’Elegance in Barrington, IL, the premier celebration of automotive elegance and excellence in the Midwest. Ramirez holds a B.A. in Business Administration from Robert Morris University – Illinois.