Christa Lorenz is the Assistant Director of Stewardship and Donor Relations for University Advancement at USC, where she manages donor relations communications for the university’s leadership. She has also worked with KUSC Radio and the Library Foundation of Los Angeles. Prior to joining the LAMusArt YPAB, she was the Executive Chair of Emerging Arts Leaders/Los Angeles, and continues to serve on their advisory board. A lifelong lover of music, she earned a B.A. in music from Chapman University and an M.A. in musicology from CSULB. She lives in Altadena, and enjoys hearing as much music performed around town as she can.