Senior Director of Programs
Rebecca holds a BA in theater and creative writing from Northwestern University and an MFA in Performance Research from the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. She brings her background in theater producing and experience design to her work at Mishkan where she previously held the role of Director of Strategy and Design. As an artist, her participatory theater events and installations have been produced at the Art Institute of Chicago, the Smart Museum of Art, Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Chicago Shakespeare Theater’s Shakespeare 400, and Chicago Humanities Festival. As a game designer and facilitator, she has worked broadly across the non-profit sector including museums, libraries, community news rooms, immigration law clinics, and humanities organizations. She lives in Edgewater with her husband Sam (who drums on the Davening Team!) and her toddler.