Private Sector Initiatives Intern
Americans for the Arts
Christopher Zheng is a rising sophomore at Columbia University in New York, pursuing a double major in Art History and Political Science. From preforming in musicals in middle school to spending countless hours painting in studio art classes, Christopher has developed a deep appreciation for the arts. In his home state of Colorado, Christopher has worked as an advocate for arts education, and strongly believes that the key to a building a better world is to foster a creative one. He also serves as a co-coordinator for Columbia’s Artists Reaching Out (ARO), a club that provides an arts program for a local elementary school. The places where you are most likely to find Christopher are in any of the marvelous theaters, galleries, or museums in New York City.