has a Masters degree in Theater from New York University and a BA in Choreography from Columbia College. She studied abroad with the Greenwich Theatre in England and recently was the Artistic Director and founder of Oswego Playhouse in the Fox Valley.  Currently, she is a guest director at Steele Beam Theatre.  Previously, while Artistic Director at Theatre Charlotte in North Carolina she taught theatre and directed at University of NC.  Previous directing positions include University of St Francis in Joliet, Triton College, Theatre of Western Springs, and as owner and director of Dainamite Studios,inc she brought theatre and dance to River Forest.  Having traveled around the world and seen theatre globally...Chicago is an amazing theatre city!