Jane Dewey has worked extensively in theater and arts education since moving to Kentucky in 1994. She is currently the director of arts education for the Danville Independent Schools. Jane has taught and directed at the School for Creative and Performing Arts, Berea College, Upward Bound, Centre College, Arts for Kids, ETC and the Richmond Area Art Council's Regional Arts Education Network. Her experience in arts education includes teaching, directing, curriculum writing, facilities and production management and grant writing. Prior to moving to Kentucky, Jane worked for over 12 years in New York City and surrounding areas as an actor, director, producer and writer. She has worked with both nonprofit and for-profit theater organizations. Currently Jane serves on the Kentucky Theatre Association board of directors working with their K - 12 education committee, and she serves as the Kentucky representative to the Southeastern Theatre Conference board of directors. She serves on the board of directors for the Arts Commission of Danville and Boyle County and works with the Kentucky Department of Education Arts Advisory Group.