As an artist organizer, Dameun Strange envisions a world where creative institutions and people are valued as equal partners in designing strong, equitable communities. Through an integrated engagement with the arts, he aims to highlight threads of intersectionality and move communities toward wellness, finding commonalities and building bridges that bring people together.
A Ron McKinley Philanthropy Fellow, Dameun was also a member of the Bush Foundation’s Community Innovation Team. He has worked locally for such organizations as Macalester College, ACORN, MN UNITED for All Families, Grassroots Solutions, and has served on the board of the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council, Compas, Headwaters Foundation for Justice, Victoria Theater Arts Center, and Zeitgeist.
Currently, Dameun serves as Engagement and Creative Strategist with Imagine Deliver a consulting firm that helps clients dream up new ways of working that benefit everyone, and strives to be a space that champions the talent of intersectional teams because it believes in the genius of communities to build elegant and effective solutions.