Angela Branneman holds a Master of Fine Arts in Theatre Management from the University of Alabama. Prof. Branneman is currently an assistant professor and coordinator of the Bachelor of Science program in Theatre Arts Management at Ithaca College in Ithaca, New York. She teaches non-profit performing arts management, producing for performing arts, and artist career exploration, development, and management in arts and entertainment. She actively serves the academic community on interdisciplinary campus committees, as vice-chair on the board of directors for Ithaca College Muller Interfaith Chapel, and as management consultant and advisory board member of the Independent Theatre Collective in Wheeling, West Virginia. She enjoys working with and among artists as demonstrated by her award-winning docent work at the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts. Her passion is stewardship of cultural product and intellectual property to provide, protect, and grow a viable profession for young artists.