Victoria Skelly has written/thought extensively on the crafting of environments that inspire creative endeavor. Her work experience includes organizational consulting for the research and development division of a pharmaceutical company. She is a graduate of the Russell Ackoff-inspired "Organizational Dynamics" program at the University of Pennsylvania, which encourages a holistic rather than quantitative approach to solving leadership and organizational problems.
Victoria, who grew up in a family of artists, has indulged her lifelong love of art and literature by traveling to exhibits worldwide and reading extensively about what others have to say about it. She has participated in the art education program, "Art Goes to School," and the docent programs at both the Barnes Foundation and the Woodmere Museum.