Professor, DePaul University, United States

Alan Salzenstein is Professor at DePaul University in Chicago and directs the MFA/Arts Leadership and Performing Arts Management programs.  He is currently the International Correspondent Board Member for ENCATC, representing AAAE (Association of Arts Administration Educators) for which he previously served as President.  Salzenstein has held various Executive Director positions for a wide array of arts organizations over the past thirty years. In addition to a long history of theatrical producing, he has devised and overseen many special events and maintains an active consulting service for artists and arts organizations. He is a frequent invited speaker on topics related to arts management and legal issues in the arts, having presented across North America, Europe and Asia. Salzenstein is also an attorney, focusing on issues relating to the performing arts industry.