Officer, Relocation and Resettlement

Zanya Andrade Fitz serves as AFI’s Officer of Relocation & Resettlement, implementing mechanisms of strategy, research, and creating community impact for AFI’s Resettlement program. In her role at AFI, Ms. Andrade Fitz supports artists in their resettlement processes in the United States and builds strong community relationships. 

Ms. Andrade Fitz has over 5 years of community-based organizing and community engagement experience. She has dedicated her career to the intersection of representing immigrant stories through the arts, language justice, and human rights.

Prior to joining AFI, Ms. Andrade Fitz received a Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies in Immigration Studies, Legal Studies, & Theater from Hampshire College in Amherst, Massachusetts. She also holds a certificate in Art & Cultural Heritage Law from Georgetown University Law Center.