I've performed as a professional theatre practitioner in the Washington, D.C. area for almost two decades and I hold a B.A. in Theatre, Summa Cum Laude, from the University of Maryland. Leadership positions include Creative Programs Director of Young Playwrights' Theater and Producing Artistic Director of African Continuum Theatre Company. My favorite education position was as Lead Teaching Artist at historic Ford’s Theatre. I currently serve on the TheatreWashington Helen Hayes Awards Board of Governors and have adjudicated for the Prince George’s County Theatre Festival, The D.C. Commission’s Artist Fellowship Program, Poetry Out Loud, & Larry Neal Award for Youth Fiction, The Kennedy Center’s American College Theatre Festival, The Mead Theatre Lab Program, The Source Festival, and National History Day.