Professional Development


New York Women in Film & Television, Member (2013; 2014)DSC_0145Fran (1)

Women in the Arts & Media Coalition, Recording Secretary;Co-Chair Collaboration Awards Event (2013,2015)

League Of Professional Theatre Women, Network Committee; Chair Salon Series (2013; 2014)

American Alliance for Theatre & Education (AATE) Conference Presenter (2000; 2009; 2010; 2011); Membership Committee (2013-Present)

NYC Arts-in-Education Roundtable, Advocacy, Face to Face Conference Committees (2012, 2013)

City College of New York Program in Educational Theater, Guest Lecturer (2011)

Eastern Suffolk BOCES, Literacy & Learning Institute Presenter (2011)

SUNY Stony Brook, Guest Lecturer, Teaching Language Arts Through Theatre, (Spring 2010)

NYS Alliance for Arts Education (NYSAAE) CommonGround Conference Presenter (2009)

National Council of Teachers of English Conference(NYSEC), Moderator (2009); Presenter (2010, 2011)

New York State Council of English Conference, Presenter (2010)

NYC Arts in Education Roundtable Face to Face Conference, Presenter (2007; 2008)

New York State Theatre Education Association, Presenter (2007)

North Carolina Theatre Arts Educators Conference, (2007, 2010)

Long Island Language Arts Council, Presenter (2010, 2011)

Southwest Center for Education in the Arts Conference Presenter (2009, 2010)

AATE Theatre Leadership Institute (2007)

Young Playwrights Inc., Teacher Training Institutes (2007-2011)

Awards Committee ATHE (2003, 2004, 2005); Adjudicator, AATE National Awards (1994-96)

Curriculum Vitae