Ngoc-Tran Vu is AIR's Director of New Voices where she advocates and supports for independent producers in mission-driven storytelling. She is also a Vietnamese-American interdisciplinary artist and organizer whose work draws from her experience in the community education and healing. Born in Vietnam, Tran came to the US with her family as a political refugee and grew up in Boston. She received her MA in Arts and Politics at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts and her BA in Ethnic Studies and Visual Arts at Brown University. Tran works across borders and is based in Boston’s Dorchester community.