Indi McCasey

Director of Creative Learning
Destiny Arts Center
Oakland, California
Indi McCasey believes in the transformative power of community-based arts education and creative youth development. Indi is an educational consultant, teaching artist, non-profit program administrator, and event producer with over 20 years of experience in experiential and informal learning environments and 10 years of non-profit program management experience. Indi founded two nationally performing physical theater ensembles in addition to being an artistic member of Wise Fool New Mexico, an award-winning, social justice circus and theater company. As the co-producer of Topsy-Turvy Queer Circus, Indi brings circus artists from across the country to perform as part of the National Queer Arts Festival in San Francisco. Indi recently completed a masters degree at the Harvard Graduate School of Education and was a Project Zero Artist in Residence and Teaching Fellow as well as a former recipient of the Endeavor Foundation for the Arts award.