Minneapolis Institute of Arts Appoints Mary Jane Drews Director of External Affairs


MINNEAPOLIS, MN.- The Minneapolis Institute of Arts (MIA) today announced the appointment of Mary Jane Drews as its new Director of External Affairs. Drews, who comes to the MIA from the Art Institute of Chicago (AIC), where she was Vice President of Development, assumed her new role on June 20, 2011. Bringing with her more than 20 years of philanthropic experience, Drews will manage the museum’s departments of Development & Membership, Marketing & Communications, and Community Relations. “The MIA is delighted to welcome Mary Jane Drews to our team,” said Kaywin Feldman, MIA Director and President. “She brings a breadth and depth of knowledge and experience from the world of cultural nonprofits and museums, which will be of enormous value to the MIA. We look forward to working with her to help advance the MIA’s mission in the coming years.” “This is an exciting time to be joining