Originally from upstate New York, I now live in Phoenix where I am Theatre Program Director and English Faculty at Brophy College Preparatory, an inaugural member of the Arizona Theatre Company Cohort Club, and a proud member of SAG-AFTRA, AEA & AATE.
From 2018-2019, I served as Director of Education & Outreach during Valley Youth Theatre’s 30th anniversary season and directed the award-winning production of The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane. Previously, I spent ten years in Los Angeles where I worked with a myriad of theater companies and arts organizations, including Geffen Playhouse, A Noise Within, Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum, Young Storytellers Foundation, The Story Pirates, and, my comedy home, The Second City Hollywood.
Professional highlights include: #Right2Recess with Humanity Play Project (winner Best Children’s Show at NoHo Fringe Festival 2017); Topanga Rose (nominated Best Faith Film at Burbank Film Festival 2016); Wini + George with Katharine Ross (winner Audience Award at LA OutFest 2013); The Best of Second City; This is Not a Tan and There Will Be Snacks at Comedy Central Stage; BioShock video game.
Training: The Second City, Yale (BA), NYU Steinhardt (MA), and UCLA (MFA).