Ottiliana Rolandsson, Ph.D. has the quintessential renaissance spirit, so much so that her colleagues call her Joan of Art. She has a multitude of talents, including producing, writing, directing and performing for the stage as well as film/television. As a global citizen she has lived in Europe, South America and the USA. In 2014 she shifted her wingtips back to Northern Sweden once more creating a nest close to her roots. She is alined with the core and the spirit of her hometown Umeå as the Cultural Capital of Europe 2014. Ottiliana is called to support and inspire the opportunities and momentum of her hometown becoming a place par excellence in the world.