Artistic Director Designate
Director, Les Liaisons Dangereuses
Back for her 19th season, Brenda studied theater at both the University of Northern Iowa and the Professional Theatre Training Program at the University of Delaware. She went on to train with internationally renowned director Tadashi Suzuki in Japan, and spent eight years as a professional actress. Prior to becoming APT’s associate artistic director, she played a variety of different roles at APT including company manager, events planner, casting director, artistic administrator and just about anything else that came up. Her latest role is as director of last season's Shakespeare’sWill. A proud Iowa native, Brenda lives in Spring Green with her loving husband, Jimmy and their two terrific children, Gale and Sophia.