Marda Kirn
Executive Director
EcoArts Connections

Marda Kirn is the founding director of EcoArts Connections, bringing together science, environmental, arts, and other fields in programming to increase awareness of global change and inspire sustainable living. She was the founding director of the Colorado Dance Festival, which, during her 14-year tenure, was considered one of the top three dance festivals in the US; a founding member of the National Performance Network; and a founder and director of the International Tap Association. Kirn has written for various publications, received numerous awards, and has been a speaker, panelist, and/or consultant for organizations in the US, Europe, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Cuba, and India.