Agnes Varnum

Agnes has been the event director for The Texas Tribune for five years, producing over 50 editorial events annually including The Texas Tribune Festival. Prior to joining the Tribune, she served as the marketing director for the Austin Film Society. Before moving to Texas, Agnes wrote about film, and produced, curated and promoted film events. She held positions with Icarus Films, the Center for Media & Social Impact at American University, Indiewire.com and Documentary magazine. Her event work includes AFI Fest, Independent Film Week, Silverdocs, Newport International Film Festival and SXSW.