Alan Holt is the Interim Executive Director at the Institute for Diversity in the Arts at Stanford University. There she trains undergraduates in the areas of diversity and culture; art practice, leadership, and social justice. She is a mother to a 5-year-old daughter, Indigo, and a practicing artist whose work includes theater, poetry, experience, and film. She is a 2018 Sundance Fellow, a 2018 SF Film Screenwriting Fellow, and a frequent contributor on-air at KQED Arts. A-lan has 10+ years of experience considering questions of identity, diversity, culture, and aesthetics and holds a degree with honors in Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity from Stanford University.