Lyne Sneige

Lyne Sneige

Lyne has 17 Years of experience in International Development in the Middle East. Currently based in Washington DC, Lyne is the director of cultural affairs and programs at the Middle East Institute .Prior to that Lyne was Deputy Director Lebanon and Regional Projects Manager for Arts and Culture for the Middle East at the British Council operating out of Beirut. Lyne has extensive experience in strategy and planning as well as project management, and has over 15 years of work experience in the arts and culture scene in Lebanon and the Middle East region. Lyne spearheaded several initiatives such as the Creative Economy and Cultural Leadership agendas in the region, and is a strong advocate of the important role that artists play in their societies, and a main contributor to changing perceptions of the Cultural sector in the Middle East as an important conduit to social and economic change.