Loren Perkins-Johnson is a Seattle native who moved to Las Vegas, Nevada just before high school. Loren attended Howard University on an academic scholarship, where he studied Business Administration and walked on the football team. After graduating from Howard in 2006, Loren attended the University of Nevada Las Vegas where he earned his MBA in 2010.
Loren moved back to Seattle in 2016 and spent time working in Tech as a recruiter. Loren enjoys spending time with his 7-year-old Yorkie, Zara as well as staying active in the gym, snowboarding, playing soccer, football, and pickleball.
Loren has been drawn to the art world from a young age whether it be going to art galleries or attending artist talks with friends and family. While not an artist himself, Loren is excited to join the ARTE NOIR family as a Guest Services Associate. Here he plans to generate strong connections with the Black art community, through creating relationships with customers and artists.