Denise Brown

Photo of Denise BrownDenise Brown is the executive director of the Leeway Foundation, which provides support for individual women and trans (people who identify as transgendered, transsexual and genderqueer) artists in the Greater Philadelphia area who create art for social change. Denise was the associate director of Bread & Roses from 1998 to 2005. She has served on the board of the Funding Exchange and the Women’s Community Revitalization Project and is currently on the board of the Scribe Video Center. A graduate of Brown University, Denise was a film programmer for the Philadelphia Festival of World Cinema, from its debut to 1998. She has also served as a panelist for the Philadelphia Cultural Fund, the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts and the Pennsylvania Humanities Council.