Margie WeinsteinAssociate Director, Humanities Action Lab
Margie Weinstein is the Associate Director of the Humanities Action Lab, overseeing research and operations for the coalition. Prior to HAL, she was the Strategy and Innovation Fellow at the NYC Mayor’s Office of Tech and Innovation. In that capacity she coordinated and oversaw the launch of the city’s first top-level domain, .nyc, as well as created city-wide online platforms for civic engagement across all five boroughs. She joined city government from the Education Department of the Whitney Museum where she worked for over a decade, most recently as Manager of Education Initiatives, overseeing all adult public programs for the institution. She has a Ph.D. in cultural studies and comparative literature from the University of Minnesota.