Loft Program Specialist, Awards and Events
Marion is a graduate of Hamline University with a degree in, not surprisingly, English with a concentration in creative writing. As a program specialist, she ensures that Loft events run smoothly, coordinates the Mentor Series Fellowship in Poetry and Creative Prose, and manages the series of classes for writers of color and Indigenous writers. She has been awarded grants from the Minnesota State Arts Board, Intermedia Arts and the Loft Literary Center. Her work has appeared in La Bloga, Mizna, Waterstone Review, Saint Paul Almanac among others.