The Paisano

Q&A: Jo Ann Andera

Director of Texas Folklife Festival Jo Ann
Andera
Photo Courtesy of UTSA

Katy Gilbert

January 18, 2018

Jo Ann Andera will be inducted in the 2018 San Antonio Women’s Hall of Fame class after nearly 50 years of work at the UTSA Institute of Texas Cultures, serving as director of the Texas Folklife Festival for 37 of those years. The Paisano sat down with Andera to discuss her history with the Institut...