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  • Keira Amstutz
    President and CEO

    The former public servant who bridges communities, cultures & creatives to bring the public humanities to life.

    A lawyer with experience in public policy and fund development, Keira is passionate about developing creative humanities programming that encourages Hoosiers to think, read, talk and connect.

  • Kristen Fuhs Wells
    Director of Communications and Development

    A communicator who thrives on listening.

    Kristen oversees development and communications strategies for the organization, which includes donor relations, media relations, web, social media, etc.

  • George Hanlin
    Director of Grants

    A civic booster who loves to help others tell the story of our state.

    George serves as Indiana Humanities’ director of grants, helping to connect organizations across Indiana with funding for public humanities programs such as town hall meetings, workshops, lectures, exhibits, reading and discussion programs. He also manages the Novel Conversations program, which lends books to reading groups all over the state.

  • Leah Nahmias
    Director of Programs and Community Engagement

    A prodigal Hoosier who believes deeply in the importance of the humanities and the power of teaching and understanding to enrich the lives and open the imaginations of ordinary people.

    In her role as director of programs and community engagement, Leah plans a broad array of programming, including events tied to the current Next Indiana theme.

  • Bronwen Fetters
    Executive Assistant & Program Associate

    An enthusiastic learner who enjoys reading, writing, talking and organizing.

    Bronwen manages general operations across the office and provides help with the administration and development of Indiana Humanities programming. She also oversees patron communications and book shipments for Novel Conversations, our statewide lending library.


Job Opportunities

There are currently no full-time positions open at this time. We are seeking a summer intern for 2017 (mid-May – mid-August). Interested? Please review the job description below and submit a resume and brief email explaining your interest to Kristen Fuhs Wells, director of communication and development, at

2017 Summer Communications Intern