Maggie Villegas is a Baltimore-based arts and culture producer who formerly developed and oversaw community-driven arts initiatives throughout the city on behalf of the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts (BOPA), including Art @ Work, Neighborhood Lights, Lots Alive, the Baltimore Mural Program and the Transformative Art Prize. Prior to joining BOPA, she co-founded in 2009 the nonprofit arts incubator, EMP Collective, and served as its founding Director until 2014. She has also served as Vice President of the Board of Directors for the Bromo Arts District and is a current trustee of Artists for Truth and Awesome Foundation. Villegas holds a B.A. in theatre management from Florida State University and is an M.F.A. candidate in integrated design at the University of Baltimore.