General

First Name

Craig

Last Name

Downs

Job Title

Executive Director of Media & Instructional Resources

Organization

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Country

United States

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Extended Profile

Biography

As SAIC’s Executive Director of Media & Instructional Resources, Craig Downs helps artists, students and teachers access high quality tools of production and distribution. His pride is in building great teams and mentoring emergent leaders by exploring continuity between personal and professional experiences & ambitions. Born and raised on Chicago’s South Side, Craig first learned video production using a 1/2 inch, reel-to-reel, B/W Portapak, and has spent most of his life helping people tell their own stories.