Florinda Flores-Brown is a writer, educator, and nonprofit professional from Laredo, TX, now living in San Antonio. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre and Dance from the University of Texas at Austin and a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from Goddard College. She currently works as Gemini Ink’s Director of Programs, through which she oversees literary programs that help diverse communities across San Antonio bring their stories to life.
As a storyteller, Florinda has performed at Austin Bat Cave’s Story Department, TPR’s Worth Repeating, Listen to Your Mother, Jump-Start Performance Company, and other places. She also writes short fiction and plays.
“As an artist and arts administrator, I look forward to connecting with and learning from other Latine artists and cultural workers, sharing my experiences, and elevating my leadership and programming vision in a way that resonates with my Latinidad.”