Troy Hickman's Biography
Troy works with the programs team to strengthen and support the arts in Vermont. Leveraging collaborations with artists, teachers, statewide partners, and the Agency of Education, he advocates for learning in, about, and through the arts. He administers the Council’s education-related grant programs, as well as managing Vermont Poetry Out Loud and the Council’s Teaching Artist Roster.
Troy worked as the Council’s grants and information specialist until 2016. His previous work at Oregon Literacy and Portland Community College established themes of education, administration, community, and outreach.
Troy currently channels his love of running and creativity into chasing his young children and finger painting.