Now in her fourth season as Northern Stage’s Director of Sales & Marketing, Irene is thrilled to call the Upper Valley home. Previous to her life in Vermont Irene’s work as an theater artist/administrator included positions as the Director of Sales & Marketing at the Great River Shakespeare Festival in Winona, Minnesota, Box Office Manager at the Commonweal Theater Company in Lanesboro, Minnesota., and artistic work for several theater companies including The National Theatre for Children, Missoula Children’s Theatre, the Commonweal, Metropolis School of the Performing Arts, Concerned Citizens for a Creative Community, Jedlicka Performing Arts Center, and Navy Pier Entertainment. Irene holds a B.A. from Luther College and an M.A. with Distinction in Acting Musical Theatre from the Central School of Speech and Drama, University of London, U.K. Irene is honored to serve as one of Northern Stage’s six leadership team members and lives in White River Junction with her husband Fred, and their dog, Jaco.