Jeremy Kisling has taught, directed and performed for young people in Iowa, Texas, Washington and Kentucky and is the associate artistic director in charge of education at Lexington Children's Theatre. He received his bachelor's in theatre arts from the University of Northern Iowa and his M.F.A. in drama and theatre for youth from the University of Texas at Austin. Kisling is a part-time instructor at the University of Kentucky and loves the opportunity to challenge young artists as they work to explore and understand the power of theatre and community. He has served as the communications director for American Alliance for Theatre & Education and the screenings coordinator for Southeastern Theatre Conference, and he is on the board of the Kentucky Theatre Association. He thanks his wife and family for their continued support of creating meaningful theatre.