Speaker

Anne Marie Williams
Executive Director, CAIMH

Anne Marie Williams is an Early Childhood Educator, Master Teaching Artist, an Educational Program Designer, and Performing Artist who is a songstress, dancer and actress, and an architect of each form. Ms. Williams, better known as “Jedda”, is native of Hartford, mother of two remarkable daughters and Jedda to six gorgeous granddaughters and one handsome grandson. Jedda, is the founder, artisan and educational program designer of K La Rue Educational Art in Motion “Where Learning is an Adventure!”,which was inspired in 1986 and established in 1987. She has been an educational resource for schools, teachers and parents in the Greater Hartford area and the surrounding towns for the past thirty years. Performance venues and educational workshops have been developed and presented for: present Hartford Performs; Hartford Public Library; Act Up Theatre; Open Studio 2012; Big E! 2012; Envision Fest Hartford 2012; Hartford’s Mayor Family Fair; The Office for Young Children; Hartford Public School System; The Village for Families and Children; Hartford Conservatory; Capital Community College; Odd Fellows Theater; The Artist’s Collective; University of Hartford; Joe Picture This Show Inc.; Wadsworth Museum; Loomis Chaffee Multicultural Institute and the Capitol Region Educational Council.