An educator, writer, and non-profit leader, Christopher Wisniewski is the Executive Director of the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers, which presents the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. Prior to joining the Alliance, he served as Executive Director of Studio in a School NYC and as Deputy Director for Education and Visitor Experience at the Museum of the Moving Image. He holds a B.A. in Social Studies from Harvard University and an M.A. in Cinema Studies from New York University.