Jennifer Lindow Eskin

Division Coordinator

Jennifer Lindow Eskin serves as the NEA’s Acting Director for Local Arts Agencies & Challenge America, overseeing grantmaking in these areas. Since 2008, she has been the agency’s Division Coordinator for Partnership. Her responsibilities include the management of resources and work strategies for the Local Arts Agencies, State and Regional, and Accessibility programs, as well as the Challenge America and Creativity Connects grant initiatives. Previously, Ms. Eskin worked as a Grants Specialist in the Grants & Contracts Office, after beginning her NEA career as an assistant for the Arts Education, Multidisciplinary, Music, Opera, & Presenting disciplines. Prior to joining the Arts Endowment, Ms. Eskin completed internships at the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, D.C., and the Carnegie Museum of Art in Pittsburgh, Pa. She earned a Master of Arts Management degree from Carnegie Mellon University and a B.A. from St. Bonaventure University, where she worked as marketing director of the Quick Center for the Arts.