Annabelle Clippinger

Annabelle Clippinger, Director of PITT ARTS, is a poet, educator, and leader, with two books of poetry to her name, a significant number of publications in literary journals, and several of her essays and monographs in print. She is currently the Chair of The New Leadership Board of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. Since 1990, Annabelle has taught university students Composition, Literature, and Creative Writing at University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania State University, and Syracuse University. Annabelle Clippinger received her MFA in Creative Writing, Poetry concentration, from Syracuse University.