Eileen has taught theater, musical theatre workshops, playwriting, and directed summer theater camps, for nearly 20 years. She holds a M.Ed. in Elementary Education from University of Phoenix (Utah Campus), a BA in Interpersonal Communication and an AA in Theater Arts, from Brigham Young University and studied Theatre Arts atUtah Valley University. As Outreach Coordinator for Noorda Regional Theatre Center for Children and Youth in Orem Utah, from 2011 to 2014, Eileen taught playwriting and directed plays for tours, co-directed the theatre summer camps and staged her signature ‘Musical-in-a-Week’ theatre programs. In 2013 Eileen was a National Dramaturg Winner with Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (KCACTF).