Charlee Wagner is an artist, educator, and administrator who joined the Montalvo team in 2011 after many years working at the intersection of arts and educational practices. Throughout her diverse career, she has worked both nationally and internationally, across arts and academic disciplines, within the visual and performing arts, among youth and adult audiences, all within formal and informal spaces. She is a passionate advocate for the role of the arts as a vehicle for deeper learning and as a means to exchange knowledge in better understanding oneself, the world, and relationships between – looking critically at pathways toward innovative thought and compassionate global citizenship.